Kris PEETERS - former EPP Group MEP

Kris PEETERS

Country: Belgium

Curriculum Vitae

Born in 1962, in Reet, Flanders, Kris Peeters is Head of the Belgian Delegation of the EPP Group. He graduated with a law and philosophy degree in 1986. Peeters also obtained a licence degree in taxation at the Vlerick School.

In 2004, Kris Peeters became Minister for the first time in the Flemish Government, succeeding Yves Leterme as Minister-President three years later. During the period 2014-2019, Peeters was Deputy PM and Minister of Economy, Consumer Welfare and Labour.

As an MEP, Peeters focuses on Internal Market & Consumer Protection, Justice & Home Affairs and Defence & Foreign Affairs, with a special interest in NATO-related topics.

Before Peeters entered politics, he was a lawyer and held several positions at UNIZO, known as the Belgian Union of Self-Employed Entrepreneurs and SMEs.

MEP since 2019. 

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BRU:

ASP 08E165 (ALTIERO SPINELLI)
Parlement européen
60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel

+32 (0)2 28 45508

STR:

LOW T11151 (LOUISE WEISS)
Parlement européen
Allée du Printemps
BP 1024/F
F-67070 Strasbourg cedex

+33 (0)3 88 1 75508