Véronique Thirion

V. Thirion
Born in Rocourt on 23 July 1963

Regent since 18 May 2020

Profession

Auditor General of the Belgian Competition Authority

Education

  • Advanced Management Program (Class 183), Harvard Business School (2012)
  • 1st degree in accountancy, CBCEC (1988)
  • Special degree in Economic Law Part 1, University of Liège (1987)
  • Master’s degree in Law, University of Liège (1986)

Career

  • Member of the Management Board and Auditor General – Belgian Competition Authority (since 2013)
  • Founder and Managing Director of SPRL Vertigo Solutions (2013)
  • Member of the Operations Committee of the Petercam group (2011-2012), as the Chief Risk Officer (2011-2012) and Director of Human Resources (2010-2012)
  • Member of the Management Board of the Dexia group (2008-2009) as Director of Human Resources (2008-2009)
  • Deputy Auditor General (2001-2004), then Auditor General of the Dexia group (2004-2008)
  • Inspector – Banking, Finance and Insurance Commission (1992-2001)
  • External auditor – Deloitte, Haskins&Sells, then Coopers&Lybrand (1988-1992)
  • Assistant to Professor Roger Vigneron (Roman Law and Civil Law) – Faculty of Law,  University of Liège (1986-1988)