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Pierre VALLON

Pierre VALLON, French Senator. President, France-Australia Friendship Group, since 1983.

Background

  • VALLON, Pierre was born on November 10, 1927 in Lyon, France. Parents: Jean Vallon and Alice Vallon (née Chazelle).

  • Education

    • College des Maristes, Lyon. Higher School of Textile Industries, Lyon, engineering diploma.

    Career

    • Town Councillor, 1965. Mayoral Assistant, Lyon, since 1982. Member and Vice-President, Regional Council, since 1982.

      Senator, Centre Union for Progressive Democrats, Rhône, since 1974. Vice-President, Senate Group for (entre Union for Progressive Democrats. President, Commission for Planning and Territorial Management, Regional Council, RhôneAlpes.

      President, Senatorial Study Group on the Problem of Tourism and Leisure, since 1979. President, Senatorial Survey Commission on the Difficulties in the Textile Industry, since 1980. President, Commission of the 9th Regional Plan.

      Chairman, Senatorial Survey Commission on the Functioning of the PTT, 1985. Vice-President, Democratic and Social Centre and Union for French Democracy, Rhône. Member, National Commission for Information and Liberty.

      Manager, Vallon et Cié, 1959-1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Union for French Democracy

    Membership

    President, France-Australia Friendship Group, since 1983.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, skiing.

    Connections

    • Spouse Jacqueline Vallon (née Proverbio), 1951. Children: Annie, Jacques, Michel.
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