Emmanuel Macron, new President of France.
On Sunday, May 7th, Emmanuel Macron, 39, was elected President of France with over 65% of the vote. His election as President of the Republic represents a seismic moment in France’s political history.
Unknown to the public three years ago, and having only started his own political party a year ago (En Marche!), he was able to haul himself up to the highest level.
He has literally electrified the campaign with a true determination to reform France and a fresh transpartisan approach, bringing together different political sensitivities.