Philippe Couillard

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Philippe Couillard

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31st Premier of Quebec
In office
April 23, 2014 – October 18, 2018
MonarchElizabeth II
Lieutenant GovernorPierre Duchesne
J. Michel Doyon
Preceded byPauline Marois
Succeeded byFrançois Legault
Leader of the Official Opposition in Quebec
In office
December 18, 2013 – April 23, 2014
Preceded byJean-Marc Fournier
Succeeded byStéphane Bédard
Minister of Health
In office
April 29, 2003 – June 25, 2008
Preceded byFrançois Legault
Succeeded byYves Bolduc
Leader of the Quebec Liberal Party
Assumed office
March 17, 2013
Preceded byJean Charest
Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Mont-Royal
In office
April 14, 2003 – March 26, 2007
Preceded byAndré Tranchemontagne
Succeeded byPierre Arcand
Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Jean-Talon
In office
March 26, 2007 – June 25, 2008
Preceded byMargaret F. Delisle
Succeeded byYves Bolduc
Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Outremont
In office
December 18, 2013 – April 7, 2014
Preceded byRaymond Bachand
Succeeded byHélène David
Member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Roberval
Assumed office
April 7, 2014
Preceded byDenis Trottier
Personal details
Born (1957-06-26) June 26, 1957 (age 62)
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Political partyQuebec Liberal Party
Spouse(s)Suzanne Pilote
ResidenceÉdifice Price, Québec City
Alma materUniversité de Montréal
Professionuniversity professor, neurosurgeon

Philippe Couillard (French: [filip kujaʁ]; born June 26, 1957) is a Canadian politician. He was the 31st Premier of Quebec from 2014 until his defeat in 2018.[1] He is the leader of the Quebec Liberal Party and a former university professor and neurosurgeon in Quebec, Canada.

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