Alex Lenaerts

Born on 27/04/1959


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


    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

    Literature and history
    Latin America
    Arab World
    World and classical music