Andrew Furey

Canadian politician

Andrew John Furey[2] MHA FRCSC (born July 1975[3]) is a Canadian orthopedic surgeon and politician. He became the 14th Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador on August 19, 2020. Furey is the Member of the House of Assembly for Humber-Gros Morne.

Andrew Furey

Furey in 2020
14th Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador
Assumed office
August 19, 2020
MonarchElizabeth II
Lieutenant GovernorJudy Foote
DeputySiobhán Coady
Preceded byDwight Ball
Leader of the Liberal Party of Newfoundland and Labrador
Assumed office
August 3, 2020
Preceded byDwight Ball
Member of the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly
Assumed office
October 22, 2020
Preceded byDwight Ball
ConstituencyHumber-Gros Morne
Personal details
BornJuly 1975 (age 48)[1]
St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
Political partyLiberal
RelativesChuck Furey (uncle)
ResidencePortugal Cove-St. Philip's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Alma materMemorial University of Newfoundland (BS, MD)
ProfessionOrthopedic Surgeon


  1. Dooley, Danette (19 January 2013). "20 Questions: Dr. Andrew Furey". The Telegram. St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. Retrieved 31 August 2021.
  2. Maher, David (July 26, 2020). "Newfoundland and Labrador Liberal leadership hopeful Andrew Furey's vision for the future, plus a glimpse at his past". The Telegram. Retrieved 2020-08-04.
  3. " - Digital Newspaper & Magazine Subscriptions". Retrieved 2023-09-24.