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Valerio Zanone Edit Profile

Italian government official

Valerio ZANONE, Italian politician.

Background

ZANONE, Valerio was born on January 22, 1936 in Turin.

Education

Graduate in arts and philosophy, Turin University. Degree in Letters.

Career

Member National Committee, Partito Liberale Italiano (Italian Liberal Party) from 1969. Member Central Leadership. Partito Liberale Italiano (Italian Liberal Party), 1971.

Regional Councillor, Piedmont, 1970-1976. Elected Deputy, Turin-Novara-Vercelli, 1976. Re-elected Deputy, 1979.

General Secretary Partito Liberale Italiano (Italian Liberal Party) from 1976, Confirmed, 1976, 1979, 1981. Re-elected Deputy, 1983. Member Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Minister for Ecology in 1st Craxi government, 1985, in substitution for On. Alfredo Biondi; Minister for Industry, Trade and Craft, in 2nd Craxi government. Reelected Deputy, 1987.

Minister for Defence in Goria government. Journalist.

Membership

Italian Liberal Party since 1955, member National Council since 1969. Member National Committee, Partito Liberale Italiano (Italian Liberal Party) from 1969. Member Central Leadership. Partito Liberale Italiano (Italian Liberal Party), 1971. Member Committee on Foreign Affairs.