Xavier Espot Zamora

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Xavier Espot
Xavier Espot Zamora i Isabel Santos a l'assemblea de l'OSCE 2017 (cropped).jpg
Prime Minister of Andorra
Assumed office
16 May 2019
MonarchEpiscopal Co-prince:
Joan Enric Vives Sicília
French Co-prince:
Emmanuel Macron
RepresentativeEpiscopal:
Josep Maria Mauri
French:
Patrick Strzoda
Preceded byAntoni Martí
Personal details
Born
Xavier Espot Zamora

(1979-10-30) 30 October 1979 (age 42)
Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra
Political partyDemocrats for Andorra

Xavier Espot Zamora (born 30 October 1979) is an Andorran politician. He is a former minister of justice[1] and the current prime minister of Andorra since 16 May 2019.[2]

Under the government of Antoni Martí, between 25 July 2012 and 28 February 2019 he was the minister of social affairs, justice and interior, succeeding Rosa Ferrer Obiols.[3] He resigned on 29 February 2019 as Minister to prepare his candidacy for the prime minister in the 2019 general election.[4]

Zamora has a degree and a master's degree in Law from the Faculty of the Superior School of Business Administration and Management (ESADE). In addition, he also has a degree in Humanities from the Faculty of Philosophy of the Ramon Llull University of Barcelona.[3]

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  1. ^ "Decret del 16-10-2011 de nomenament del Sr. Xavier Espot Zamora com a secretari d'Estat de Justícia i Interior". bopa.ad. Retrieved 19 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Xavier Espot jura el càrrec de cap de Govern". govern.ad (in Catalan). Retrieved 19 May 2019.
  3. ^ a b Espot jura el càrrec com a nou ministre de Justícia i Interior (in Catalan)
  4. ^ Espot dimiteix com a ministre per centrar esforços en la campanya (in Catalan)