WELCOME CHRISTINE LAGARDE NOTE:
Hello friends, this is Madhurima Deb and today’s topic is the little bit different actually, I am very eager to express this blog with you guys because this blog is going to define someone’s biography and she is none other than Christine Lagarde.
Her full name is Christine Madeleine Odette Lagarde who is known as the first female Managing Director of International Monetary Fund and she joined the office as a position of Managing Director on 5th July the year of 2011 for five years. She is also a very popular French lawyer and politician. Even she was known as the first lady who becomes finance minister of a G8 economy.
PERSONAL LIFE & PROFESSIONAL CAREER:
Here, I am going to tell about her personal life and professional career both. So, let’s start with her personal life.
This talented lady Christine Lagarde was born on 1st January 1956 in the “City of Love” i.e Paris. She belongs from the family of academics. Now, her age is 61 years old. Her father, Robert Lallouette’s profession was an English professor and her mother, Nicole was a Greek, Latin, and French literature teacher. She has three brothers.
She got her Master’s degrees qualification in Social law, Labor law, and English from Paris West University Nanterre La Defense. Even she also got her another Master’s degree qualification from Institut detudes politiques d’Aix-en-Provence.
Christine Lagarde married Eachran Gilmour and Wilfred Lagarde but she divorced both of them. She has two sons and named as Pierre –Henri Lagarde and Thomas Lagarde, who was born in the year of 1986 and 1988.
In the year of 1981, she joined in a large law firm and it is a Chicago based international named as Baker and McKenzie.She was elected and became the first female Chairman in October 1999 when she joined in the year of 1995 in the executive committee.Even she got titled as the president of the global strategic committee.
Even in the year between 2005 and 2007, she gives her focused on the technology sector as France’s Trade Minister.Later in the year of 2007, she moved to Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Economic Affairs.
HABITS OF CHRISTINE LAGARDE:
Christine Lagarde is a vegetarian and she is fully health-conscious and so she rarely drinks alcohol. Her hobbies are cycling, swimming and regular trips to the gym.
THE POSITIONS OF CHRISTINE LAGARDE IN HER LIFE:
This talented France lady Christine Lagarde held many important positions which I am going to mention below:
- Finance and Employment
- Minister of Fishing
- Trade Minister in the government of Dominique de Villepin
- She got the position of best Finance Minister in the place of Eurozone on 16th November, in the year of 2009
- She got the Glamorous Lifetime Achievement Award.
FEW IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT CHRISTINE LAGARDE WHICH YOU SHOULD KNOW:
- Christine was a water baby because she loves swimming and even she got the position of the member of France’s Synchronized Swimming Team.
- She was an intern in the US House of Representatives.
- This talented lady got success as a France’s Minister of Trade.
- In Forbes Magazine, She got the position of 5th most powerful women in the world.
Here, I finish my blog and I hope so you people will like her biography through my blog. After reading it, please share your comments in the below comment box so that I can make my blogging world more strong. Stay tuned to my blog.