Nguyễn Xuân Phúc

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Nguyễn Xuân Phúc
10th President of Vietnam
In office
5 April 2021 – 18 January 2023
Prime MinisterPhạm Minh Chính
Vice PresidentĐặng Thị Ngọc Thịnh
Võ Thị Ánh Xuân
Preceded byNguyễn Phú Trọng
Succeeded byVõ Thị Ánh Xuân (acting)
7th Prime Minister of Vietnam
In office
7 April 2016 – 5 April 2021
PresidentTrần Đại Quang
Nguyễn Phú Trọng
DeputyTrương Hòa Bình
Preceded byNguyễn Tấn Dũng
Succeeded byPhạm Minh Chính
Member of the National Assembly
Assumed office
5 April 2021
Preceded byTrần Đại Quang
ConstituencyHo Chi Minh City
Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam
In office
2 August 2011 – 7 April 2016
Prime MinisterNguyễn Tấn Dũng
Preceded byNguyễn Sinh Hùng
Succeeded byTrương Hòa Bình
Minister of the Government Office
In office
2 August 2007 – 3 August 2011
Prime MinisterNguyễn Tấn Dũng
Preceded byĐoàn Mạnh Giao
Succeeded byVũ Đức Đam
Personal details
Born (1954-07-20) 20 July 1954 (age 69)
Quế Sơn, Vietnam
Political partyCommunist Party of Vietnam (1982–present)
Spouse(s)Trần Thị Nguyệt Thu
ChildrenNguyễn Thị Xuân Trang, Nguyễn Xuân Hiếu
Alma materNational Economics University
National Academy of Public Administration
National University of Singapore

Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (born 20 July 1954) is a Vietnamese politician. He was the Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam from 2016 until 2021. In 2021, he became the 10th President of Vietnam. He was elected Prime Minister to the post by the National Assembly and nominated on April 8, 2016 by his predecessor Nguyễn Tấn Dũng who retired from office.

Nguyễn Xuân Phúc became member of the Communist Party of Vietnam on 12 November 1983 and was employee, then deputy and office manager of Quảng Nam - Đà Nẵng's People's Committee and was the provincial president director of government offices and deputy prime minister from August 2011 to April 7, 2016.