Ivar Asjes

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His Excellency
Ivar Asjes
4th Prime Minister of Curaçao
Assumed office
7 June 2013
Monarch Willem-Alexander
Governor Adèle van der Pluijm-Vrede (acting)
Lucille George-Wout
Preceded by Daniel Hodge
Leader of Pueblo Soberano
Assumed office
5 May 2013
Preceded by Helmin Wiels
Personal details
Born (1970-09-16) 16 September 1970 (age 44)[1]
Rotterdam, Netherlands[2]
Nationality Dutch
Political party Pueblo Soberano

Ivar Onno Odwin Asjes (born 16 September 1970 in Rotterdam)[1][2] is the fourth and current Prime Minister of Curaçao and the leader of the Pueblo Soberano party. He was sworn in as Prime Minister on 7 June 2013 by Acting Governor Adèle van der Pluijm-Vrede.[3] Asjes was a member of the Estates of Curaçao (2010-2013) and its predecessor within the Netherlands Antilles, the Island Council of Curaçao.[4]


  1. ^ a b "PAIS still backing proposed cabinet". The Daily Herald. 1 June 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Premier Asjes wil teamplayer zijn". Nu.nl (in Dutch). 8 June 2013. Retrieved 8 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "Regering Curaçao beëdigd" (in Dutch). 7 June 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 
  4. ^ "Breaking News: Asjes resigns as member of Parliament to become Prime Minister". Curaçao Chronicle. 27 May 2013. Retrieved 7 June 2013. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Daniel Hodge
Prime Minister of Curaçao