Louis-H. Verbeke


Professor Louis Verbeke is Doctor in Law (Ghent, Belgium) and holds a master degree of Vlerick. He also holds an LLM of Virginia University (US). He is a member of the Brussels Bar. Until August 2005 he was Senior Partner at the global law firm Allen & Overy. He is Chairman of Vlerick Business School and Honoury Chairman of the Belgian Institute of Directors. He chairs and is Director of several listed and unlisted corporations and writes a monthly chronicle for De Tijd, Belgium’s leading business paper. His main interest focuses on how internationally politics, law, ethos and ethics interrelate; he teaches about the consequences, e.g. in respect of governance, policy and M&A.


Job Title : Honorary Professor and Honorary Chairman

Teaching in
Full-time MBA Programme
Executive MBA
Full-time MBA Programme China
Masters in General Management

Expert in
Mergers and acquisitions
Governance & Ethics
Business Law
Corporate Modelling


Book Chapters

  • Van den Berghe L.A.A. Verbeke L.H.  2001. Duurzaam Ondernemen of het heruitvinden van de toekomst en het doorbreken van fundamentalismes. In: Crijns H. Ed. De durf om te ondernemen: nieuwe aspecten van ondernemerschap en groeimanagement (pp. 224-235). Uitgeverij Lannoo.

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