Robert Vertenueil

Robert Vertenueil
Regent since 22 May 2018
Born in Saint-Josse-Ten-Noode on 14 May 1965

Profession

President of the FGTB [Belgian General Federation of Labour]

Education

  • Institut Provincial d’Enseignement Technique (1980-1984)
    Scientific and Industrial Education Civil Engineering and Construction
    Certificate of higher secondary education and diploma in civil engineering and construction

 

Career

  • President of the FGTB (since 31.05.2018)
  • General Secretary of the FGTB (07.06.2017-30.05.2018)
  • General Secretary of the FGTB General Federation (15.09.2015-06.2017)
  • Vice-Chairman of the European Federation of Building and Wood Workers (26.11.2015-06.2017)
  • Federal Secretary of the FGTB General Federation, In charge of the Construction, Cement Factories and Social Housing sectors (01.05.2008-2015)
  • Regional Secretary of the FGTB General Federation, Walloon Brabant (01.01.2006-2008)
  • Assistant Secretary of the FGTB General Federation, Walloon Brabant (01.07.2002-2006)
  • Executive Assistant, Walloon Brabant Socialist Mutual Society (MSBW) (1999-2002)
  • In charge of MSBW outside services – Nivelles Region (1992-1999)
  • General Secretary of the Socialist Youth Confederation (1990-1992)
  • Permanent MSBW officer (1987-1990)
  • Independent CODEP officer (1992-1997)

Previous posts or mandates

  • FSE Construction [Social Security Fund of the Construction Industry] (2008-2017)
    Director, then Vice Chairman and again Director
  • RP Pension Fund, Construction Industry (2008-2017)
    Director
  • Construction Industry Training Fund (2012-2014)
    Chairman of the FSE
  • SEDILEC (2000-2012)
    Director and member of the Executive Committee
  • City of Nivelles (1994-2012)
    Municipal councillor
  • City of Nivelles (2000-2006)
    Voorzitter : Chairman of the "Maison des Sports”
  • INTERMIXT (2000-2006)
    Director
  • SEDIFIN Power Invest – Walloon Brabant Energy (2000-2006)
    Chief Executive
  • SEDITEL - -  Cable television (2000-2006)
    Chairman