Pío García-Escudero Márquez, 4th Count of Badarán (born 28 October 1952) is a Spanish architect and politician who served as the 59th President of the Senate of Spain from 2011 to 2019. Since May 21, 2019, Escudero serves as the Second Vice President of the Senate.
The Count of Badarán
|59th President of the Senate of Spain|
13 December 2011 – 20 May 2019
|Monarch||Juan Carlos I (2011–2014)|
Felipe VI (2014–2019)
|Preceded by||Javier Rojo|
|Succeeded by||Manuel Cruz Rodríguez|
|Assumed office |
14 March 2004
Pío García-Escudero Márquez
28 October 1952
|Political party||People's Party|
Born in 1952 in Madrid where he was raised, he graduated from Technical University of Madrid and as an architect from Superior Technical School of Architecture of Madrid.
García-Escudero Márquez was a Senator from 9 April 1996 to 2 February 1999, and again from 13 April 2004 to 26 September 2011 as a member of the People's Party.
García-Escudero Marquez was married on 15 June 1982 to María del Carmen Ramos Pérez. The couple have two children: