Eric Remy was born on 17 January 1956, he graduated in engineering and worked for the multinational Metier-Artemis of which he had become Vice President of the French branch.
Married to Joëlle, they had two daughters Marie and Sophie.
From 2012 to 2017 he was General Manager of the French Bridge Federation and from 2010 to 2018 Vice President of the Hurepoix Committee.
Passionate teacher and good player in his circle in Chaville, a town not far from the French capital, he was also coach of the women's national team.
Eric disappeared on February 19, 2019 after bravely fighting for years against cancer.