Mr. Michel Vankeerberghen

Managing Director - Wallonia Belgium Tourism Board

Mr. Michel Vankeerberghen

Managing Director - Wallonia Belgium Tourism Board

Biography

Michel Vankeerberghen is Managing Director of Wallonia Belgium Tourism Board. He spent the first 25 years of his life in Brussels where he earned his degree in psychology and pedagogy from ULB.

He began his career in tourism at the Wellington Museum where he spent 5 years (1982 to 1987) as tourism manager. Then he joined the Domain of the Caves of Han in 1987 and became General Manager in 1989. He voluntarily left the Domain in 2012.

In parallel, he joined Attractions and Tourism in 1983, became Board Member in 1989, and has been Attractions and Tourism director since 2012.

Finally, director of Wallonia Belgium Tourism for more than 20 years and vice-chairman of the board of directors representing the private sector since 2007 (when the non-profit organization was created), he became Wallonia Belgium Tourism Managing Director in January 2014.