Ministers

  1. HE Didier REYNDERS

    Federal Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs

      Born in Liège on August 6th, 1958 Married – 4 children   GOVERNMENT POSITIONS Minister of Finance (1999 - 2011) Chairman of the Eurogroup (January - December 2001) President of the Ecofin (July - December 2001 / July 2010 - December 2010) Member...

  2. HE Geert BOURGEOIS

    Minister-President of the Government of Flanders and Flemish Minister for Foreign Policy and Immovable Heritage

      PERSONALIA Born in Roeselare on July 6th, 1951 Master in Law, Ghent University POLITICAL CAREER Starting out his professional career as a lawyer and solicitor, Geert Bourgeois first acceded to politics in 1977, after having spent more than ten y...

  3. HE Rudi VERVOORT

    Minister-President of the Brussels-Capital Region

      Born on 20 November 1958 to a Dutch-speaking father and a French-speaking mother, Rudi Vervoort is what is typically called a “zinneke” [a person of mixed origin]. From a very young age, he followed current events and the political debate with p...

  4. HE Willy BORSUS

    Minister-President of the Walloon Government

      Born in Pessoux (Ciney) on April 4th, 1962 Married, 3 children   EDUCATION AND TRAINING Higher vocational diploma in legal sciences obtained at the IESN (Namur) Extra training in European social law   PROFESSIONAL CAREER Parliamentary attaché an...

  5. HE Rudy DEMOTTE

    Minister-President of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation Government

      Born in Renaix, on 3 June 1963   Governmental functions Federal Minister for the Economy and Scientific Research from July 1999 to April 2000. Minister for the Budget, Culture and Sports of the French speaking community from 4 April 2000 to July...

  6. HE Oliver PAASCH

    Minister-President of the German-speaking Community of Belgium

      Born in Malmedy on October 21st, 1971 Married, 2 children   STUDIES 1995: Law degree, University of Namur and Louvain-la-Neuve 1997: Banking training at Crédit Général (Namur) and ABB (Brussels)   PROFESSIONAL CAREER 1995-1997: Credit analyst at...

  7. HE Pieter DE CREM

    Federal Secretary of State for Foreign Trade

      Born in Aalter on July 22nd, 1962 Married to Caroline Bergez and father of Constantijn, Alicia and Victoria   EDUCATION Master of Arts, Romanic Philology at KU Leuven – Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Master of European and international Law at V...