Georges Marsan

Georges Marsan (born 20 March 1957) is a Monegasque pharmacist and politician. He serves as the Mayor of the Municipality of Monaco.

Georges Marsan
Born20 March 1957 (1957-03-20) (age 63)
Alma materUniversity of Montpellier
OccupationPolitician
Children1 son, 2 daughters
Parent(s)Gérard Marsan

Early lifeEdit

Georges Marsan was born on 20 March 1957.[1] Both his father, Gérard Marsan, and grandfather, Antoine, were pharmacists.[2] The pharmacy was established on the Rue Grimaldi in 1908.[2] Shortly after, it was relocated to Place d'Armes in La Condamine, Monaco.[2][3] Meanwhile, one of his grandfathers was a neighbourhood mayor who helped write the Constitution of Monaco in 1911 in the wake of the Monegasque Revolution.[2]

Marsan graduated from the University of Montpellier in pharmacy in 1979.[1]

CareerEdit

Marsan started his career as a pharmacist in the family business on the Place d'Armes.[2] He serves as the president of the Ordre des Pharmaciens de Monaco.[4]

Marsan was asked to run for city council by the former mayor, Anne-Marie Campora in 1991, and he was elected.[1] He has served as the Mayor of Monaco since 2003.[1] He has been elected four times.[5] He was the only candidate in 2011.[6] He won by 75% in 2015.[7]

Marsan is Grand Officer of the Order of Saint-Charles.[1]

Personal lifeEdit

Marsan is married.[1] He has a son and two daughters.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Georges MARSAN". Ville de Monaco. Retrieved December 23, 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d e Truquet, Axelle (January 30, 2015). "Georges Marsan: "Être maire, c'est proposer des remèdes"". Nice Matin. Retrieved December 23, 2015.
  3. ^ Bidalon, Philippe; Bianchini, Roger-Louis; Cochard, Aline; Dannery, Laetizia; Debril, Laurence; Delpont, Léa; Schwarz, Jennifer; Sommelet, Pauline (December 11, 2003). "Vie publique". L'Express. Retrieved December 23, 2015.
  4. ^ "Le Conseil de l'Ordre des Pharmaciens de Monaco – Bureau". Ordre des Pharmaciens de Monaco. Retrieved December 23, 2015.
  5. ^ "Georges Marsan installé dans son fauteuil de maire de Monaco". Nice Matin. April 14, 2015. Retrieved December 23, 2015.
  6. ^ Deviras, Joëlle (September 25, 2014). "Georges Marsan candidat pour un quatrième mandat à Monaco". Monaco Matin. Retrieved December 23, 2015.
  7. ^ "Election communale: Georges Marsan et son équipe l'emportent avec près de 75% des voix". Nice Matin. March 16, 2015. Retrieved December 23, 2015.
Political offices
Preceded by
Anne-Marie Campora
Mayors of Monaco
2003-Ongoing
Succeeded by
Incumbent