Naceur is the Deputy Director of Genopole since July 2012. He joined the GIP Genopole in April 2004 as a project manager for the Global Infrastructure Department and became the Director of this Department in 2005.
Prior to that, he was the Site Manager of Genset/Serono research centre at Evry from 2001 to 2004. From 1996 to 2001, he worked as Director of the mapping production department and site technical manager in Genset (a leading French biotech in genomics).
He started his career as Production team manager and H&SE Manager in the Blois Plant (cosmetics and pharmaceuticals) of Procter & Gamble France from 1992 to 1995. Naceur Tounekti is Graduate of the Ecole Centrale de Paris (1988) and obtained his PhD in Molecular Biology at Paris-XI University (1991).