François Legault

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François Legault

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Legault in 2011
32nd Premier of Quebec
Assumed office
October 18, 2018
MonarchElizabeth II
Lieutenant GovernorJ. Michel Doyon
DeputyGeneviève Guilbault
Preceded byPhilippe Couillard
Leader of the Coalition Avenir Québec
Assumed office
November 4, 2011
Preceded byPosition established
Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for L'Assomption
Assumed office
September 4, 2012
Preceded byScott McKay
Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Rousseau
In office
December 15, 1998 – June 25, 2009
Preceded byLévis Brien
Succeeded byNicolas Marceau
Personal details
Born (1957-05-26) May 26, 1957 (age 62)
Montreal, Quebec
Political partyParti Québécois (1998–2009)
Coalition Avenir Québec (2011–present)
Spouse(s)Isabelle Brais
Children2
ResidenceEdifice Price
Alma materHEC Montréal
Net worth$10,000,000
PortfolioFinances, Economic Development

François Legault (pronounced [fʁɑ̃swa ləɡo]; born May 26, 1957) is a Canadian politician and businessman. He is the 32nd and current Premier of Quebec since 2018. He has been Leader of the Coalition Avenir Québec party since its founding in 2011.

He was the co-founder of the Canadian airline Air Transat.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Coalition avenir Québec". Directeur général des élections du Québec. Retrieved 2012-02-04.