Jean-Henry Céant

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Jean Henry Céant
21st Prime Minister of Haiti
Assumed office
17 September 2018
PresidentJovenel Moïse
Preceded byJack Guy Lafontant
Personal details
Born27 September 1956 (age 62)
Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Jean Henry Céant (born 27 September 1956) is a Haitian politician who is the Prime Minister of Haiti.

Prime Minister[edit]

Céant was chosen by President Jovenel Moïse to become Prime Minister of Haiti in August 2018. He was chosen to succeed Jack Guy Lafontant, who had resigned due to an economic crisis. He is a one-time notary by profession and was a presidential candidate in 2016. Ceant also leads a political organization called Renmen Ayiti.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ "Haiti's President Chooses Jean Henry Ceant as Country's Next PM". Agence France-Presse.
  2. ^ "Haiti - FLASH : Moïse chooses Jean Henry Céant as new Prime Minister -".
  3. ^ "Jean Henry Ceant nominated as Haiti's next PM". Yahoo! News.
Political offices
Preceded by
Jack Guy Lafontant
Prime Minister of Haiti