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MEP Guy VERHOFSTADT

Belgium
Start of mandate:
02.07.2019
Last name:
VERHOFSTADT
First name:
Guy
Born:
11.04.1953, Dendermonde
Group:
Renew Europe Group
Party:
Open Vlaamse Liberalen en Democraten
Committees:
Delegations:
Date Name of document MEP's vote Policy area MEP's vote
Date Name of document MEP's vote Loyal / Rebel to political group Policy area MEP's vote

Parliamentary activities

Participation in roll-call votes:
91.48%
 
 
1739 out of 1901 votes . This MEP has formally motivated his/her absence to 28 votes
Ranking: 570th
Loyalty to political group:
98.27%
1709 out of 1739 votes
Ranking: 76th
Loyalty to national party:
100.00%
1713 out of 1713 votes
Ranking: 1st

Contact MEP

Email:
guy.verhofstadt@europarl.europa.eu
Assistants:
Anne Victor S SOMERS, Martine VANDEPUTTE, GAETAN VANDERHAEGEN

Address Bruxelles

Parlement européen

Parlement européen, Bât. WILLY BRANDT, 06M115, 60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60, B-1047 Bruxelles/Brussel

Tel: 0032 2 28 45566

Fax: 0032 2 28 49566

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Address Strasbourg

Parlement européen

Parlement européen, Bât. WINSTON CHURCHILL, M02103, 1, avenue du Président Robert Schuman, CS 91024, F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex

Tel: 0033 3 88 1 75566

Fax: 0033 3 88 1 79566

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Curriculum vitae

  • Professional career

  • 1971-1975 - University, Law, University of Ghent
  • Political career

  • Offices held in a political party or national trade union
  • 1979-1981 - National Chair, Young PVV
  • 1982-1985 - National Chair, PVV
  • 1989-1992 - National Chair, PVV
  • 1992-1995 - National Chair, VLD
  • 1995-2014 - Minister of State
  • 1997-1999 - National Chair, VLD
  • 2009-2009 - Interim National Chair, Open VLD
  • Offices held in local government bodies
  • 1976-1982 - Member of Ghent City Council
  • 2007-2009 - Member of Ghent City Council
  • 2019 - Member of Ghent City Council
  • Offices held in a national parliament
  • 1978-1995 - Member of the Chamber of Representatives
  • 1995-1999 - Member of the Senate
  • Offices held in a national government
  • 1985-1988 - Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for the Budget, Scientific Research and the Plan
  • 1999-2008 - Prime Minister
  • Offices held in the EU institutions
  • 2001-2001 - President of the Council of the European Union
  • 2009-2014 - Member of the European Parliament and Chair of the ALDE Group
  • 2014 - Member of the European Parliament and Chair of the ALDE Group
  • Other activities

  • 2009-2014 - APG Nederland: Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board
  • 2010-2016 - Exmar: independent Director
  • 2013-2016 - Exmar: independent member of the Remuneration Committee
  • 2013 - Sofina: member of the Board of Directors
  • 2013 - EIPA: Chair of the Board of Governors
  • Honours

  • - Grand Cordon of the Order of Leopold