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Guy Vanhengel

Minister of the Government of the Brussels-Capital Region, responsible for finances, budget, the civil service and external relations


  • Minister of the Government of the Brussels-Capital Region, responsible for Finance, Budget and External Relations
  • President of the Board of the Flemish Community Commission (VGC), responsible for Education, Training, Budget and Communication
  • Member of the Joint Board of the Common Community Commission (COCOM), responsible for Health Policy, Finance, Budget and External Relations

Party membership: Open VLD


Avenue des Arts 9, 1210 Brusselss
Phone: +32 (0)2 209 28 11
Fax: +32 (0)2 209 28 12

Office of the Minister

General Policy

Marc MAHIEU Director of the Office
Martine RAETS Assistant of the Minister
Christian MAES Secretary to the Minister
Evelyne VAN DE STEENE Secretary to the Director of the Office
Bert CORNELIS Director of the Communication
Nadya DE BEULE Spokesperson
Aviva DIERCKX Communication Staff Member
Lillo CHIARENZA Communication Staff Member

Government of the Brussels-Capital Region

Budget, Finances and General Policy

Kristof SAMPERS Deputy Director of the OfficeGeneral Management, Budget, Finances, Economy, Scientific Research, ICT, Employment, Public Transport, Taxis - Budget, Civil Service, Communes, Housing, Public Property, Firefighting, Port of Brussels, Equal Opportunities
Alain EMBRECHTS Taxation
Pieter DE KEYSER Monuments and Sites, Urban Development, Urbanism, Urban Policy, Energy, Water Policy, Public Cleanliness, Environment, Public Works, Beliris
Jean CLEMENT Local Authorities, Tax Compensation Fund, Security
Wim VANOBBERGHEN Informatics
Carina VAN LIEFFERINGHE Secretariat, General Coordination, Animal Welfare

External Relations

Frank LELON Deputy Director of the OfficeGeneral  Management
Laurent VAN DER ELST Staff Member
Alana HERMAN Staff Member

Flemish Community Commission (VGC)

Budget, Education, Training and Student Affairs

Christel VERHASSELT Deputy Director of the OfficeGeneral Management, Communication
Ilse CARLE Training and Adult Education, Recreation Grounds
Stefan DE LATTE Education
Nele DE ROUBAIX Secretariat, Student Affairs
Louis DE SMEDT Secretariat

Common Community Commission (COCOM)

Health, Budget and Civil Service

Chris CLOOTS Deputy Director of the Office
General Management
Ethel SAVELKOUL Health, Budget and Civil Service
Else SCHEERS Secretariat

General Secretariat of the Office

Rita DE JAEGHER Secretary of the Office
Chris CLOOTS Jurist
Contact with Parliament
Dominique BERNARD Jurist
Else SCHEERS Secretariat Legal Unit
Simon STACINO Computer Scientist
Vanessa PASCUCCI Translator
Nawale MESSARI Reception Desk
Chantal DEGRAEVE Reception Desk
Patricio BALDINI Driver of the Minister
Jacques DONDEYNE Driver of the Director of the Office
Ridouan EL AYDAM Driver
Mieke BILLAST Maintenance
Eddy HOFFMANN Multi-Task Employee

Information provided by the Office of the Minister on 5 March 2019