Gabriel Attal is a French politician. Gabriel Attal is well-recognized as the Prime Minister of France since 9 January 2024.
As a member of the Renaissance Party, Atal rapidly climbed the political ladder after being elected to the National Assembly in June 2017. His journey included serving as Junior Minister of National Education and Youth in 2018, making him the youngest person in the French government.
In 2020, he assumed the role of government spokesperson, followed by becoming the Minister of Public Action and Accounts in 2022. Notably, in 2023, Atal returned to the post of National Education and Youth Minister.
Where is Gabriel Attal from?
Gabriel Attal was born to his parents on 16 March 1989 in Clamart, France. Gabriel Attal’s age is 34 years as of 2023.
Gabriel Attal’s parents are Yves Attal and Marie de Couriss. Gabriel Attal’s mother was of French and Greek-Russian ancestry and his father was a lawyer and film producer of half Tunisian Jewish descent and half Alsatian Jewish descent.
Gabriel Attal did his studies at École alsacienne, an exclusive private school, Sciences Po (2007–2013) and Panthéon-Assas University Paris II (2008–2010).
Who is Gabriel Attal Wife?
Gabriel Atal is not married. Gabriel Atal is not married yet. Gabriel Atalis was in a relationship for a long time.
Gabriel Attal partner was Stéphane Séjourné. She is a member of the European Parliament for LREM.
The couple started their relationship in 2017. After being in a relationship for 5 years, the couple separated in 2023. The couple lived in a civil union.
While Gabriel Atal and Stéphane Séjourn attended the École Alsacienne, Gabriel had a side-by-side relationship with singer Joyce Jonathan.
Singer Joyce Jonathan said- the relationship was merely “a joke between us” and “a playtime crush”.
Gabriel Attal career
Following Borne’s resignation as Prime Minister on January 8, 2024, media reports indicated that Atal was the favorite to take over. His appointment as Prime Minister was officially announced on January 9, 2024. At just 34, he made history by becoming the youngest and first openly gay person to hold this position in France. Additionally, he has the distinction of being the youngest head of state or government worldwide.
On January 9, 2024, President Emmanuel Macron appointed Atal as Prime Minister of France, replacing Elisabeth Borne. Accomplishing a significant feat, he became not only the youngest but also the first openly gay person to hold the role, at the age of 34. The media have identified him as a potential contender in the 2027 French presidential election.