Manuel Valls

Prime Minister

Manuel Valls
 
Manuel Valls, born 13 August 1962 in Barcelona
Married to Anne Gravoin, four children
Prime Minister since 31 March 2014


Ministerial Office

Minister of the Interior (16 May 2012 - 31 March 2014)


Elected Positions

Chairman of the Evry-Centre-Essonne Urban Community, (2008-2012)
Deputé (MP) for the 1st Essonne constituency (since 2002, reelected in 2007 and 2012)
Mayor of Evry (2001-2012)
Vice-Chairman of the Ile-de-France Regional Council (1998-2002)
Deputy Mayor of Argenteuil (Val d'Oise) (1989-1998)
Ile-de-France Regional Councillor (1986-2002)


Political Positions

National Secretary of the French Socialist Party with responsibility for organisation (2003-2004)
National Secretary of the French Socialist Party with responsibility for communications (1993-1994 and 1995-1997)
First Secretary of the Val d'Oise department Socialist Federation (1990-2000)


Career

Head of Communications and Media Relations in the Prime Minister's Office (1997-2001)
Deputy Inter-ministerial Delegate to the Winter Olympics in Albertville (1991-1993)
Special Adviser to the Prime Minister's Office (1988-1991)
Parliamentary attaché to the MP for the 1st Ardèche constituency, Robert Chapuis (1983-1986)


Education

History graduate, Université Paris I-Tolbiac


Recent Publications

L'énergie du changement, 2011
Sécurité, la gauche peut tout changer, 2011
Pouvoir, 2010
Pour en finir avec le vieux socialisme... et être enfin de gauche !, Entretiens avec Claude Askolovitch, 2008
Les habits neufs de la gauche, 2006
La Laïcité en face. Entretiens avec Virginie Malabard, 2005


Postal address:
Hôtel de Matignon
57, rue de Varenne
75007 PARIS

Contact form to write to the Prime Minister (in French).

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