Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic

The President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, was inaugurated on 14 May 2017 for 5 years. He succeeds François Hollande and is the 8th elected president of the 5th French Republic.

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Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic

Biography

Emmanuel Macron was born on 21 December 1977 in Amiens (Somme)

Ministerial positions

  • Minister of the Economy, Industry and the Digital Sector, from 2014 to 2016

Political positions

  • Deputy Secretary-General of the Elysée, from 2012 to 2014

Career

  • Managing Partner at Rothschild & Co Bank, from 2011 to 2012
  • Investment Banker, from 2008 to 2011
  • Finance Inspector, from 2004 to 2008

Education

  • Post-Graduate Diploma (DEA) in Philosophy (Université Paris X-Nanterre)
  • Graduate of the Paris Institute of Political Studies (IEP)
  • Graduate of the French National School of Public Administration (ENA) ("Class of Senghor", 2002-2004)

Former presidents of the Fifth French Republic

  • François Hollande, (2012-2017)
  • Nicolas Sarkozy (2007-2012)
  • Jacques Chirac (1995-2007)
  • François Mitterrand (1981-1995)
  • Valéry Giscard d’Estaing (1974-1981)
  • Alain Poher (1974 - interim President from 2/4 to 19/5 1974)
  • Georges Pompidou (1969-1974)
  • Alain Poher (1969 -interim President from 28/4 to 20/6/1969)
  • Charles de Gaulle (1959-1969)

Last modified on 19/05/2017

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