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List of heads of government of Andorra

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The Head of Government of the Principality of Andorra (Catalan: Cap de Govern del Principat d'Andorra), alternatively known as the Prime Minister of Andorra, is the chief executive of the government of Andorra. They are appointed by the General Council.

Head of Government of the
Principality of Andorra
Cap de Govern del Principat d'Andorra
Coat of Arms of the high authorities of Andorra.svg
Xavier Espot Zamora Andorra Estònia (cropped).jpg
Incumbent
Xavier Espot Zamora

since 16 May 2019
AppointerGeneral Council of Andorra
Term lengthFour years, renewable
Inaugural holderÒscar Ribas Reig
Formation8 January 1982
Websitewww.govern.ad

The position was created in 1982 after constitutional reforms separated the executive and legislative power. Òscar Ribas Reig was elected as the country's first Head of Government on 4 January 1982.[1] The current Head of Government is Xavier Espot Zamora, who has been in office since 16 May 2019.[2]

Heads of Government of Andorra (1982–present)Edit

Name
(Birth–Death)
Tenure Political Affiliation Elected
Took Office Left Office
1 Òscar Ribas Reig
(born 1936)
8 January 1982 21 May 1984 Independent 1981
2 Josep Pintat-Solans
(1925–2007)
21 May 1984 12 January 1990 Independent 1985
(1) Òscar Ribas Reig
(born 1936)
12 January 1990 7 December 1994 National Democratic Group 1989
1992
1993
3 Marc Forné Molné
(born 1946)
7 December 1994 27 May 2005 Liberal Party 1997
2001
4 Albert Pintat
(born 1943)
27 May 2005 5 June 2009 Liberal Party 2005
5 Jaume Bartumeu
(born 1954)
5 June 2009 28 April 2011 Social Democratic Party 2009
Pere López Agràs
(born 1971)
Acting Head of Government
28 April 2011 12 May 2011 Social Democratic Party
6 Antoni Martí
(born 1963)
12 May 2011 23 March 2015 Democrats for Andorra 2011
Gilbert Saboya Sunyé
(born 1966)
Acting Head of Government
23 March 2015 1 April 2015 Democrats for Andorra
(6) Antoni Martí
(born 1963)
1 April 2015 16 May 2019 Democrats for Andorra 2015
7 Xavier Espot Zamora
(born 1979)
16 May 2019 Incumbent Democrats for Andorra 2019

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nohlen D & Stöver P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p160 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ "Xavier Espot jura el càrrec de cap de Govern". www.govern.ad (in Catalan). Retrieved 19 May 2019.