05. Alfred Marie-Jeanne – $1.45M
Alfred Marie-Jeanne (born November 15, 1936 in Rivière-Pilote) is a French politician in Martinique, a leader in the Martinican Independence Movement (MIM) since 1978. He served as mayor of the commune of Rivière-Pilote from 1971 to 2000 and served as President of the Regional Council of Martinique from March 20, 1998 to March 22, 2010. Alfred Marie-Jeanne is also a member of the French National Assembly.
Gran Sanblé pour ba peyi an chans, a coalition of the Martinican Independence Mouvement and right-wing parties, led by Alfred Marie-Jeanne defeats Ensemble pour une Martinique Nouvelle, a coalition of left-wing parties, led by Serge Letchimy winning 33 seats out of 51 seats of the new Territorial Collectivity’s assembly during the election held on December 13, 2015 in Martinique. Alfred Marie-Jeanne is currently the president of the executive council of the Territorial Collectivity of Martinique.