With mechanical origins and textile engineer’s diploma of the French ENSAIT, Michel Bonnin had a career of over 35 years in the textile industry, with Dim, in hosiery, lingerie and men's underwear. He has extensive experience in knitting hosiery, the Santoni seamless and in the universe of the stitch, thread, and textile materials achievements, management of production units, R&D and Industrial Property.

Michel has held positions mainly in the field of Research and Innovation for which he was responsible for ten years; since 2000, he ask Marc-Henri Menard’s team to implement and operate Innovation Watch missions for Dim. Today, Michel Bonnin is involved in different BT2i® missions in the world of innovative textiles, especially for functional ones, both for the markets of apparel, as well as for sports and paramedics.