Damien Abad

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Damien Abad
Tour de l'Ain 2014 - Stage 4 - Damien Abad.jpg
Member of the European Parliament
In office
14 July 2009 – Incumbent
Preceded by title collectively held
Succeeded by title collectively held
Constituency South East France
Personal details
Born (1980-04-05) April 5, 1980 (age 36)
Nîmes, Gard, France
Political party New Centre
Residence France

Damien Abad (born 5 April 1980 in Nîmes, Gard) is a Member of the European Parliament, representing South East France. Aged 29, he is the youngest MEP from France.

President of the Young Centrists, until his election Abad worked for the New Centre group in the National Assembly on fiscal and budget issues.

Abad has the congenital neuromuscular disorder known as arthrogryposis.

In 2007, he was candidate in Yvelines' 5th constituency, where he won 3.17% of the vote,[1] and in 2008 he was elected to the Municipal Council of Vauvert.


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