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Staff

The household of His Majesty King Philippe was created on 23 July 2013.

Cabinet of the King

  • Chef de Cabinet: Mr Vincent Houssiau.
  • Deputy Chief of Cabinet and Diplomatic Advisor to His Majesty the King: Mr William De Baets.
  • Deputy Chief of Cabinet and Legal Advisor: Mr Yves Costers.
  • Media and Communication Director: Mr Francis Sobry.
  • Deputy Media and Communication Director: Ms Lore Vandoorne.
  • Director of the Petitions and Social Affairs Service: Ms Chantal Cooreman.
  • Economic Advisor to His Majesty the King: Mr Eugène Crijns.

General Secretariat

Secretary General of the Household of His Majesty the King: Mr Pol De Witte.

  • Chief of Protocol of the Household of His Majesty the King: Air Force Colonel Alain Gerardy.
  • Deputy Chief of Protocol of the Household of His Majesty the King: Ms Hilde Vanden Berghe.
  • Deputy Chief of Protocol of the Household of His Majesty the King: Commander Nancy Monteyne.
  • Attaché to the Household oh His Majesty the King: Mr Karel Van Hecke.
  • Advisor to the Household of His Majesty the King: Ms Annelies Maricou.
  • Commandant of the Royal Palaces and Director of the Royals Shoots: Colonel Philippe Hoggart.

Military Household

  • Head of the Military Household of His Majesty the King: Lieutenant general Thierry Vandeveld, PhD.
  • Attaché to the Military Household of His Majesty the King: Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Yasmin Lemaire.

Civil List

  • Intendant of the Civil List of His Majesty the King: Lieutenant General Noël De Bruyne.
  • Treasurer of the Civil List of His Majesty the King: Ms Valérie Wackens.

Secretariat of the Queen

  • Secretary to Her Majesty the Queen: Ms Machteld Fostier.
  • Chargé de mission to Her Majesty the Queen: Baroness Bénédicte Frankinet.