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Biography of Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic

Publié le May 19, 2017
The President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, was inaugurated on May 14, 2017 for 5 years. He succeeds François Hollande and is the 8th elected president of the 5th French Republic.

Emmanuel Macron was born on December 21, 1977 in Amiens (Somme)

Ministerial positions

  • Minister of the Economy, Industry and the Digital Sector, from 2014 to 2016

Political positions

  • Deputy Secretary-General of the Elysée, from 2012 to 2014


  • Managing Partner at Rothschild & Co Bank, from 2011 to 2012
  • Investment Banker, from 2008 to 2011
  • Finance Inspector, from 2004 to 2008


  • Post-Graduate Diploma (DEA) in Philosophy (Université Paris X-Nanterre)
  • Graduate of the Paris Institute of Political Studies (IEP)
  • Graduate of the French National School of Public Administration (ENA) ("Class of Senghor", 2002-2004)

Former presidents of the Fifth French Republic

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