Manuel Valls

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Manuel Valls
Valls Schaefer Munich Economic Summit 2015 (cropped).JPG
Prime Minister of France
In office
31 March 2014 – 6 December 2016
President François Hollande
Preceded by Jean-Marc Ayrault
Succeeded by Bernard Cazeneuve
Minister of the Interior
In office
16 May 2012 – 31 March 2014
Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault
Preceded by Claude Guéant
Succeeded by Bernard Cazeneuve
Mayor of Évry
In office
18 March 2001 – 24 May 2012
Preceded by Christian Olivier
Succeeded by Francis Chouat
Member of the National Assembly
from Essonne's 1st constituency
Assumed office
19 June 2002
Preceded by Jacques Guyard
Personal details
Born 13 August 1962 (1962-08-13) (age 55)
Barcelona, Spain
Nationality French
Political party Socialist Party
Spouse(s) Anne Gravoin
Residence Hôtel Matignon, Paris
Alma mater Pantheon-Sorbonne University

Manuel Carlos Valls (French: [ma.ny.ɛl vals], born 13 August 1962) is a Spanish-born French politician. He became the Prime Minister of France on 31 March 2014.[1]

Valls was born in Barcelona to a Swiss mother and Spanish painter Xavier Valls.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Hollande axes PM after election debacle". MSN.com. Retrieved 1 April 2014. 

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