Prior to joining ICANN, Calvez worked for Technicolor as Chief Financial Officer of the company's Network Services Division. He served the company for nine years. Calvez has also worked for KPMG (France), Deloitte and Inter-M Corporation.
Calvez gained extensive experience in finance and corporate management for both domestic and international corporations during his previous careers. He established a reputation within the financial industry as an effective chief finance officer capable of implementing strategies that help boost the profitability of a company. He is an expert in strategic planning, financial reporting and modeling, commercial contracts, mergers and acquisitions,management dashboard and finance systems implementation. 
Mr. Calvez holds a degree in Finance & Accounting from Université de Bretagne Occidentale, and a Masters in Business, Finance & Accounting from Université du Maine. He is an Expert Compatable Memorialiste (equivalent to CPA in the United States), and is fluent in English and French.