Alex Lenaerts

Belgian
Born on 27/04/1959

EDUCATION

  • Master in Political Sciences, University of Mons ( FUCAM)
  • Degree in Social Work, Haute Ecole Paul Henri Spaak (Brussels)
  • CONTESTS
    2001 Laureate of the Belgian diplomatic contest
    2000 Laureate of the AWEX contest

    PROFESSIONAL CARREER

    August 28, 2014
    Ambassador of Belgium in Lebanon

    February 2012- August 2014
    Diplomatic advisor of the Vice Prime Minister of Belgium, Minister of Social Affairs and Public Health

    September 2008-January 2012
    Head of Diplomatic Mission – Embassy of Belgium to Bosnia and Herzegovina

    March 2004-August 2008
    Counsellor - Embassy of Belgium in Morocco

    September 2003-February 2004
    Desk Officer South America - Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium

    February 2002-August 2002
    First Secretary - Embassy of Belgium in Venezuela

    June 1999-September 2001
    Counsellor of the President of Brussels Parliament

    June 1993-June 1999
    Political Secretary of the Socialist Parliamentary Group, Brussels Parliament

    October 1990-June 1993
    Expert of the Socialist Parliamentary Group,Brussels Parliament

    September 1989-Sept. 1990
    Press advisor of the Belgian Public Health State Secretary

    June 1988-September 1989
    Director of free radio (Contact Radio)

    September 1985-May 1988
    Freelance journalist

    INTERESTS
    Literature and history
    Latin America
    Arab World
    Cinema
    World and classical music