Françoise de Panafieu

Françoise de Panafieu (born 12 December 1948) is a French politician,[1] member of The Republicans (LR) party and mayor of the 17th arrondissement of Paris between 2001 and 2008.

Françoise de Panafieu
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Françoise de Panafieu in 2007
Mayor of the 17th arrondissement of Paris
In office
19 March 2001 – 16 March 2008
Preceded byPierre Rémond
Succeeded byBrigitte Kuster
Councillor of Paris
In office
25 March 1979 – 30 March 2014
MayorJacques Chirac
Jean Tiberi
Bertrand Delanoë
Member of the National Assembly
for Paris's 16th constituency
In office
19 June 2002 – 19 June 2012
Preceded byBernard Pons
Succeeded byClaude Goasguen
Personal details
Born (1948-12-12) 12 December 1948 (age 72)
Moyeuvre-Grande, Moselle, France
Political partyUMP
Guy de Panafieu
(m. 1970)
ParentsFrançois Missoffe
Hélène de Mitry
Alma materParis Nanterre University

Political careerEdit

De Panafieu was a member of the French Cabinet as Minister of Tourism in 1995 and she has been a member of the National Assembly for Paris since 2002. She unsuccessfully ran for Paris mayorship in the 2008 municipal elections against Bertrand Delanoë, losing by almost 20 points.

Other activitiesEdit


  1. ^ "Biographie : Qui est Françoise de Panafieu ?". Retrieved April 10, 2011.
  2. ^ Board of Directors Rencontres d'Arles.
Party political offices
Preceded by
Philippe Séguin
Union for a Popular Movement nominee for Mayor of Paris
Succeeded by
Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet

External linksEdit

  Media related to Françoise de Panafieu at Wikimedia Commons