Deputy President of the DPM, Chair of the DPM faction in the RM Parliament
Marian Lupu was born on June 20, 1966 in Balti municipality in a family of pedagogues.
He led the DPM from 2009 until 2016, together with a team which appreciates his honesty. He believes in social-democracy, in a state which would be sufficiently powerful to be able to protect the many. He believes in balance and peace.
He is the only political leader from Moldova with a leadership position in the Socialist International.
He is economist by profession, PhD in Economy. He started his career as Executive Director of TACIS-Moldova Program, afterwards holding consequently a number of positions in the Ministry of Economy, being appointed as Minister of Economy in 2003. Since 2005 he has dedicated himself to the political career, being elected as the President of the Parliament of the Republic of Moldova.
He is married and has two children.