Jérôme Monod was born on September 7, 1930, and died on August 18, 2016.
He was a French business executive and political advisor.
Monod was the chairman of Lyonnaise des eaux, later known as Suez-Lyonnaise, from 1980 to 2000.
Mo was an advisor to President Jacques Chirac.
He was a co-founder of the Rally for the Republic and the Union for a Popular Movement, two center-right political parties in France.
Jérôme Monod began his career as a political advisor to Prime Minister Michel Debré in 1959.
He later served as an advisor to ministers Olivier Guichard and Maurice Schumann
Monod served as an advisor to President Jacques Chirac bewteen 2002 to 2007.
Françoise Gallot was his wife, the granddaughter of Henri Queuille.
They had three children.
He died in Lourmarin, Vaucluse, France.
He was buried in Lourmarin, where a private funeral was held on August 21, 2016.
There was a public funeral was held at the L’Oratoire du Louvre in Paris.