Stéphane Gastaud studied Accounting in Monaco and graduated from BTEC Higher National Diploma in 1991. During his military service he served as a Sergeant for one year and started working for the Niarchos Family in November 1992 as Accountant. He was then promoted to IT support and IT solutions designer related to Family accounting and financial reporting needs. He joined the Foundation in 2005 and is an expert in ERP, Databases (SQL), Grant Management System, Electronic Document Management Systems, Microsoft Office suite, Electronic Banking Systems and IT Support. Over the years he adapted and designed General accounting and Grant accounting systems to meet the Foundation’s needs.