Hon. Christian Magnagna
Minister of Mines
The Gabonese Republic


Honorable Minister Christian MAGNAGNA was born in August, 31st 1961, at Mounana in Gabon.

He is an Industrial Engineer and has postgraduated in Management and Business Engineering from the Higher Institute of Management in Paris.

He is Senior Engineer in 1991 to the SAE Group in the Paris region, then Finance Management Agent.

He managed the company MEGE BETON from 1992 to 1995. He is:
- Deputy Managing Director of COMUF’s career at Mounana in 1995 ;
- Sales and Marketing Director at the National Society of Gabon’s Woods from 1999 to 2003 ;
- General Administrator of the Road Maintenance Fund from 2004 to 2009.

Christian MAGNAGNA has joined the Government as the Minister of Budget’s Deputy Minister in October 2009. He was promoted as Minister of Water and Forests in January 2011 and Minister of Budget and Public Accounts from January 2014 to October 2016.

Mr. Christian MAGNAGNA has been awarded as Minister of Mines since October 2016.

As Politician, Minister MAGNAGNA is Deputy of Lébombi-Léyou (Mounana) to parlement.