Alberto Fernández

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Alberto Fernández
Alberto Fernandez 2020.jpg
Fernández in 2020
57th President of Argentina
Assumed office
10 December 2019
Vice PresidentCristina Fernández de Kirchner
Preceded byMauricio Macri
Chief of the Cabinet of Ministers
In office
25 May 2003 – 23 July 2008
PresidentNéstor Kirchner
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
Preceded byAlfredo Atanasof
Succeeded bySergio Massa
Member of the Buenos Aires City Legislature
In office
7 August 2000 – 25 May 2003
Superintendent of Insurance
In office
1 August 1989 – 8 December 1995
PresidentCarlos Menem
Preceded byDiego Peluffo
Succeeded byClaudio Moroni
Personal details
Alberto Ángel Fernández

(1959-04-02) 2 April 1959 (age 62)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Political partyJusticialist Party (1983–present)
Other political
UNIR Constitutional Nationalist Party (1982–1983)
Marcela Luchetti
(m. 1993; div. 2005)
Domestic partnerFabiola Yáñez (2014–present)[1]
ChildrenEstanislao (b. 1994)
ResidenceQuinta presidencial de Olivos
Alma materUniversity of Buenos Aires

Alberto Ángel Fernández (born 2 April 1959) is an Argentine lawyer and politician. Fernández is the 57th President of Argentina since 2019. He was the Chief of the Cabinet of Ministers during Néstor Kirchner's presidency, and the early months of Cristina Fernández de Kirchner's. His tenure as Cabinet Chief from 2003 to 2008 remains the longest since the post was created in 1994.

In May 2019, Fernández announced his candidacy for president for the 2019 election.[2] He won the election in October 2019 beating incumbent Mauricio Macri.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Fabiola Yáñez, la novia de Alberto Fernández: 'Él no quería ser candidato'". Perfil. 26 August 2019. Retrieved 3 May 2020.
  2. "Alberto Fernández presidente, Cristina Kirchner vice: el video en el que la senadora anuncia la fórmula". La Nación. 18 May 2019.