Until his appointment, January 9, 2013, as a Member of the Regulatory Authority for Electronic Communications and Postal Services (ARCEP), Pierre-Jean Benghozi was Director of the Innovation & Regulation in Digital Services Chair at École polytechnique, chair founded jointly with Télécom Paris. Pierre-Jean Benghozi is Research Director at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and Professor at École Polytechnique.
Pierre-Jean Benghozi has an initial scientific education in engineering from the the Ecole Polytechnique (Paris) and is graduated, additionally, in Management studies (PhD) and Economic (Priv.- Doz).
Research Director at the National Centre for Scientific Resarch (CNRS) and professor at the École Polytechnique. He headed up, until 2013, the Centre for Management and Economic Research (PREG).
Pierre-Jean Benghozi developed, since the early eighties, pioneering research unit and programs on Information Technology, Telecommunications, Media and Culture. His recent projects draw attention to the adoption and uses of ITC in large organizations, the structuring of ITC-supported markets and supply chains, the characterization of competitive business models, expressly in creative industries. Pierre-Jean Benghozi publishes on these topics more than 150 academic international publications. Board member of scientific committee in highest French institutions and numerous international scientific conferences and academic journals, Pierre-Jean Benghozi taught regularly in major Universities and is frequently requested as an expert by public bodies and private organizations.