Robin Scott (politician)

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The Honourable
Robin Scott
MP
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Member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly
for Preston
Assumed office
25 November 2006
Preceded by Michael Leighton
Minister for Finance
Assumed office
4 December 2014
Preceded by Robert Clark
Minister for Multicultural Affairs
Assumed office
4 December 2014
Preceded by Matthew Guy
Personal details
Born (1973-01-23) 23 January 1973 (age 43)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Political party Australian Labor Party
Spouse(s) Shaojie Scott

Robin David Scott (born 23 January 1973) is an Australian politician. He has been an Australian Labor Party member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly since 2006, representing the seat of Preston.

Early life[edit]

Scott was born in Melbourne, Victoria, and received a Bachelor of Arts majoring in politics from La Trobe University.

Political Career[edit]

In 2006, he was selected as the Labor candidate for Preston, a safe seat being vacated by sitting member Michael Leighton. He has represented the seat since. Robin Scott served as Victorian Labor's Shadow Minister for Finance and WorkCover after their loss at the 2010 state election. On 4 December 2014 he was sworn in as Minister for Finance and Minister for Multicultural Affairs.

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Victorian Legislative Assembly
Preceded by
Michael Leighton
Member for Preston
2006–present
Incumbent
Political offices
Preceded by
Robert Clark
Minister for Finance
2014–present
Incumbent
Preceded by
Matthew Guy
Minister for Multicultural Affairs
2014–present