Ludovic Orban

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Ludovic Orban
68th Prime Minister of Romania
Assumed office
4 November 2019
PresidentKlaus Iohannis
DeputyRaluca Turcan
Preceded byViorica Dăncilă
Leader of the National Liberal Party
Assumed office
17 June 2017
Preceded byRaluca Turcan (acting)
Minister of Transport
In office
5 April 2007 – 22 December 2008
Prime MinisterCălin Popescu-Tăriceanu
Preceded byRadu Berceanu
Succeeded byRadu Berceanu
Personal details
Born (1963-05-25) May 25, 1963 (age 56)
Brașov, Romania
Political partyNational Liberal Party
Spouse(s)Mihaela Orban
EducationTransilvania University of Brașov
National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

Ludovic Orban (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈludovik ˈorban]; born 25 May 1963) is a Romanian engineer and politician. He is the 68th and current Prime Minister of Romania since 4 November 2019.[1] He became leader of the National Liberal Party (PNL) in June 2017.

Orban was Minister of Transport from April 2007 to December 2008 in the second Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu cabinet. He was also a member of the Romanian Chamber of Deputies for Bucharest from 2008 to 2016.

References[change | change source]

  1. (in Romanian) "Ludovic Orban, prim-ministru desemnat" ("Ludovic Orban Designated Prime Minister"), Digi24, 15 October 2019; accessed October 15, 2019