Minister President Bourgeois assumed office in July 2014, succeeding Kris Peeters. He is also the Flemish Minister of Foreign Policy. He was elected to the Belgian Chamber of Representatives in 1995 with re-elections in 1999 and 2003 where he served until July 2004 upon becoming elected to the Flemish Parliament. He is a member of the N-VA party, which he founded in 2001. Minister President Bourgeois has a degree in law from the University of Ghent.
Speaking at:The Ambassador Hosts: Geert Bourgeois, Minister President - "How will the new government programme make Flanders more attractive to business?"
Monday, 18 May 2015 12:30