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Has been the chairperson of Trias since March 2012. Also a member of the Management Board of KBC Bank&Verzekeringen, one of the leading banking companies in Belgium. 

Former communication strategist and spokesperson for companies and organisations such as Umicore and Pharma.be. Became well-known in Belgium as the spokesperson of the late Prime Minister Jean-Luc Dehaene.

Former director of Ipovo. Spokesperson and communications adviser for many top class politicians.

Has been active for ten years as an entrepreneur within Unizo, Syntra West, Hotel School 'Ter Groene Poorte' and the Eurometropolis CourtraiLilleTournai.

Ann Dedeurwaedere was bitten by the development cooperation bug at an early age. As a student in applied economics at the KU Leuven university, she was active in the development association Student Aid. Ann subsequently obtained a postgraduate degree in international humanitarian aid from Université Catholique de Louvain, which was followed by an internship at Save the Children London.
 
Ann started her career as a research assistant in the field of international humanitarian aid and she has held various positions at the Belgian Red Cross and the Belgian Development Agency. She gained field experience in central and southern Africa, in south-east Asia and in the Balkans.
 
Ann Dedeurwaerdere is currently a development cooperation and international relations advisor within deputy prime minister Kris Peeters’ policy team.

Director of Kampani, a social investment fund. Used to work at the World Bank and as an emergency relief worker at ICRC and IRC.

Former commercial director of KBC Bank & Verzekeringen, one of the leading bank companies in Belgium. Also former member of VKW, alongside other mandates.

National president of KVLV. Also president of Kind en Preventie.

Director of Landelijke Gilden. Also board member of various organisations and associations.

Director of KLJ. Has occupied the full range of positions in this Catholic youth movement. Is also the director of Groene Kring, the youth branch of Boerenbond.