AEJ Belgium Board 2017 – 2019

 

President
Lieven Taillie
Lieven is an independent journalist accredited to the European Commission, covers essentially economic and social policy issues for CAPresse. He is also interested in cultural subjects. Since 2013 President of the Association of European Journalists in Belgium (AJE / AEJ). Previously active for Euromedia Services in Brussels (Quinzaine Européenne, Européenne de Bruxelles, Europabericht, Eurinfo, European Library of Agence Europe, and more), now a member of CAPresse and moderator in multilingual debates (German, English, French, Dutch). Member (and formerly administrator) of the Steering Committee of the Jean Monnet Association which manages the house of Jean Monnet, founding father of Europe, the European Parliament. Previously also a member of the Scientific Committee of the Schuman House in Scy-Chazelles (Metz).

Vice President 
Alexandros Koronakis 

Alexandros is the Editor and CEO of New Europe newspaper and Vice President of the Association of European Journalists of Belgium. He holds an MSc in Cognitive and Decision Sciences from University College London, and an MA in Political Strategy and Communication from the University of Kent. He earned a BA in Communications from Vesalius College. Alexandros has been an accredited journalist to the EU Institutions since 2001.

Treasurer
Niels Schreuder
Niels is Public Affairs Manager for AGC Glass Europe, chairman external relations committee lobby association Glass for Europe, chairman Dutch Glass Association (part of Bouwend Nederland), chairman of network organisation Dutch Network Brussels and vice-chairman of Holland House in Brussels. Former treasurer and secretary of AEJ Belgium.

Member of the Board
Christian Bouvy

Christian is the arts director and news director at GOLD FM. Christian also produces the Gold Press Europe broadcast.  He is also a correspondent for Bruxelles-News. He has been an accredited journalist for over 20 years.

Secretary to the Board: Elena Sánchez Nicolás

Elena is a Junior journalist from Spain, passionate about the European project and international affairs. She collaborates and works as a freelancer with Spanish and international media.

Previous Boards

2014-2016

Lieven Taillie, President
Jo Buelens, Secretary & Treasurer
Christian Bouvy, Board Member
Cerasela Radulescu, Board Member
Mathijs Hendrix, Board Member

2013-2014

Lieven Taillie, President
Jo Buelens, Board Member
Peter Mast, Board Member
Maria Sanchez Bellerin, Board Member

2011-2012

Michel Theys, President
Johan Cuppens, Vice-President
Ahmed Belhaloumi, Secretary (from end 2011)
Niels Schreuder, Treasurer (also Secretary in 2011)
N. Peter Kramer, Board Member
Lieven Taillie, Board Member


2008-2010

Michel Theys, President
Johan Cuppens, Vice-President (from 2009)
N. Peter Kramer, Secretary
Niels Schreuder, Treasurer

2006-2008 

Michel Theys, President
N. Peter Kramer, Secretary
Frederik Ronse, Treasurer

2005-2006

Michel Theys, President
N. Peter Kramer, Secretary
Lodewijk Buschkens, Treasurer