2000- to date
General Manager of the Walloon Agency AWEX (Export and Foreign investment).
Location: Namur Office Park –Namur Belgium since Feb 2013
November 1999 - January 2013 (13 years 3 months)
Director of North American investment and Director of International Marketing.
In charge of business development and economic intelligence to US investors; in charge of global marketing of the Agency with the aim of attracting foreign industrial investors in Wallonia.
In parallel, since 2004 to date
Expert Advisor to the Cabinet of the Regional Minister of Economy JC Marcourt
Practice area: foreign investment policy Business networking (clusters) and Marshall plan.
From 1987 to 2000
Group BBL / ING Bank
1987 up to end of 1999 (12 years)
Senior management (commercial activities in the following areas: Corporate, International banking, Private banking) in Belgium, the United Kingdom and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
Global education cursus
Master in business management - ULB / Solvay Business School - 1990
Belgian Association of Masters in banking techniques.
Master in Law – 1982 Liège University
Post Graduate in commercial law and insurance
Public Administrator of Microsoft Innovation Center ASBL and Futurocité Asbl.
President or director in various ASBL to social or charitable purposes.