Jean-Luc Moudenc

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Jean-Luc Moudenc
Jean-Luc Moudenc - Moudenc's rallye, Toulouse town election, 2008 - 1344.jpg
Mayor of Toulouse
Assumed office
4 April 2014
Preceded by Pierre Cohen
In office
2004–2008
Preceded by Philippe Douste-Blazy
Personal details
Born (1960-07-19) 19 July 1960 (age 56)
Toulouse, France
Nationality French
Political party UMP
Spouse(s) Blandine Moudenc
Children 2
Alma mater Toulouse 1 University Capitole

Jean-Luc Moudenc (born July 19, 1960) is a French politician who has been the mayor of Toulouse since 2014, having previously held the job from 2004 to 2008. He was defeated for reelection in 2008 by Pierre Cohen of the Socialist Party, but in a rematch in 2014 defeated Cohen to re-take the post. Moudenc is a member of the conservative Union for a Popular Movement party, which since 2012 has been the main opposition party in France.

Moudenc was born in Toulouse. He was educated at the Toulouse University of Social Sciences (1984) and worked as a journalist. He entered local politics shortly after graduation.

Moudenc was elected by the municipal council after the elevation of his predecessor, Philippe Douste-Blazy, to Minister of Health.

Personal life[edit]

Moudenc is married and has two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Philippe Douste-Blazy
Mayor of Toulouse
2004–2008
Succeeded by
Pierre Cohen
Preceded by
Pierre Cohen
Mayor of Toulouse
2014–present
Succeeded by
Incumbent