Board of Directors
AmCham Belgium's Board of Directors is responsible for the strategic management of the Chamber. It is comprised of more than 25 members, each of whom is the CEO or a senior executive at an international company in Belgium. Board members are elected by the General Assembly, which meets annually and is open to all AmCham Belgium members.
The Board of Directors is assisted by the AmCham Belgium team, which coordinates the day-to-day operations of the Chamber.
AmCham Belgium’s Executive Committee is comprised of the Chamber’s officers – President, Vice-President(s), Treasurer and Secretary – and a maximum of three members from the Board of Directors appointed by the President.
The Executive Committee meets on a regular basis and, along with the Chief Executive, assists in coordinating the execution and strategy set by the Board of Directors, along with initiating proposals for Board consideration.
- Philip Alliet, President
- Paul Van Hooghten, Secretary
- John Largent, Treasurer
- Jacques Platieau, Member
- John Porter, Member
The Nominations Committee is appointed by the Board of Directors, upon proposal by the President. The Committee is charged with identifying and reviewing candidates for the Board of Directors and submitting selected candidates to the Board for final decision. The Nominations Committee is chaired by Joost Maes, Partner at Egon Zehnder.