Alain Rousset

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Alain Rousset
Alain Rousset dans les Landes 2010.jpg
President of the Regional Council of Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Assumed office
20 March 1998
Preceded byJacques Valade
Member of the French National Assembly for Gironde
Assumed office
17 June 2007
Preceded byPierre Ducout
Personal details
Born (1951-02-16) 16 February 1951 (age 68)
Chazelles-sur-Lyon, France
Political partySocialist Party
Alma materSciences Po

Alain Rousset (born February 16, 1951) is the Socialist president of the Aquitaine region of France, and a Deputy in the National Assembly of France, representing the 7th constituency of the Gironde.[1]

He was elected to the Regional Council of Aquitaine in 1998 and then reelected in 2004, and he entered the National Assembly in 2007.[2]

He proposed a "Plan for Digital Aquitaine".[3]


  1. ^ "Assemblée nationale – Les députés : M. Alain Rousset". Archived from the original on 4 December 2010. Retrieved 2010-11-03.
  2. ^ "Biographie de M. Alain Rousset". Archived from the original on 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2010-11-03.
  3. ^ Thierry Noisette (2010-02-15). "Régionales: en Aquitaine, Alain Rousset veut "une société numérique ouverte"". Retrieved 2010-11-03.