- Category : Law-Spy-Counter-agent
- Type : GE
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Triple Split
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Separation 1
French director of an arms factory from 1945. The son of a military officer, he entered the service to become an officer himself during WW II. It is said that he completed several secret missions for General de Gaulle. Promoted to head the SDECE (French counter-espionage service) by George Pompidou in 1970, following the Markovic case, he was the director of the service until 1981.
Marenches took the role of unofficial advisor of many heads of state after 1981. He was co-author, along with reporter Christine Ockrent, of "Dans le Secret des Princes."
Marenches married on 9/02/1953. He died on 6/02/1995, Monaco, Monte Carlo.