|Minister of State of Monaco|
1 June 2005 – 29 March 2010
|Preceded by||Patrick Leclercq|
|Succeeded by||Michel Roger|
3 March 1940|
Vaas, Sarthe, France
7/8 April 2010 (aged 70)|
|Alma mater||École Nationale d'Administration|
He then served as the Monegasque Minister of State, a post equivalent to Prime Minister. As such, he had the honor of administering Prince Albert II his oath of office as Sovereign Prince of Monaco. He held that position from 1 June 2005 (assuming this role one month later than scheduled because of Prince Rainier III's death) until 29 March 2010, having been appointed three months earlier by the prince and the French government.
He was made a Grand Officer of the Order of Saint-Charles (25 March 2010).He was the head of government of Monaco until 2010.
- Jean-Paul Proust's obituary
- Bremner, Charles; Keeley, Graham (18 November 2005). "A-list absentees spoil prince's big day". The Times. Retrieved 3 April 2010.
- Nomination by Sovereign Ordonnance n°2694 of 25 March 2010 (French)
- Death of Mr Jean-Paul Proust, former Minister of State of the Principality of Monaco
- Jean-Paul Proust's obituary (French)
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