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04/05/2014 09:00 EDT | Updated 06/05/2014 05:59 EDT

QuickSketch of Coalition Leader Francois Legault

MONTREAL - Quebecers will vote in a provincial election Monday. Here is a sketch of Coalition Leader Francois Legault:

Born: May 26, 1957, in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Que.

Education: Bachelor's degree in business administration, l'Ecole des hautes etudes commerciales, 1978; master's in business administration, l'Ecole des hautes etudes commerciales, 1984.

Professional career: Auditor with Ernst &Young, 1978-84; co-founder of Air Transat, 1986.

Political career: Elected to legislature with the Parti Quebecois, 1998; minister of commerce and industry, 1998; education minister, 1998-2002; health minister, 2002-03; co-founder of Coalition for Quebec's Future, 2011.

Personal: Married to Isabelle Brais. They have two children.

Quote: "I have defended the third option for seven years. It's out of the question to abandon it." — Legault on his election chances.