Organisation

As a public interest body and legal entity, the Port of Brussels has four groups of public shareholders whose shares are distributed as follows:

  • The Brussels Capital Region, which holds a 58.05% share of the capital;
  • The City of Brussels, which holds a 33.40% share of the capital;
  • The 8 Brussels municipalities shareholders of the former Société du Canal (Molenbeek-Saint-Jean, Schaerbeek, Saint-Gilles, Anderlecht, Saint-Josse-ten-Noode, Ixelles, Koekelberg, Etterbeek) which jointly hold a 4.88% share of the capital;
  • The S.A. Bruxelles-Infrastructures-Finances, division of the Société régionale d’investissement de Bruxelles, which holds a 3.67% share of the capital.
organisation

Board of Directors

Yassine AKKI
Chairman
Anthony BAERT
Deputy chairman

Directors

Rachid BEN SALAH
Marie-Carmen BEX
Franc BOGOVIC
Catherine de BUCK van OVERSTRAETEN
Olivier CLABOTS
Alexandre DERMINE
Laurent GABELE
Blaise GODEFROID
Shanti INGELS
Leila KABACHI
Karima LAOUAJI

Florianne de MAHIEU
Paul PALSTERMAN
Döne SONMEZ
Raphaël VAN HUYCK
Olivier VERSTRAETEN
Donatienne WAHL

Tom ZOETE

Commissioners of the Brussels Capital Government

Lise NAKHLÉ
Lander PICCART

Executive management

Philippe Matthis
Director general a.i.
Rainier Reekmans
Deputy director general a.i.

Support department and Harbourmaster's Office

Caroline Hermanus
Director - Head of Service

Recruitment, training and development of competencies
Administrative and social management
Job induction
Budget
General, budgetary and analytical accounting
Finance
Harbourmaster’s office
Insurance
Legal advice & litigation
Public procurement

Development and infrastructure department

Rainier Reekmans
Director - Head of Service

Land management (renting and extensions)
Reallocation and expansion of the port domain
Authorisations
Contract management
Strategy
Technical department

Technical department

Laurent Mampaey
Director

Waterway studies and maintenance 
Construction and maintenance of infrastructure (buildings)
Canal maintenance
Electromechanics
Environment

Harbourmaster's office

Philippe Herman
Harbour Master

Navigation
Port security
Engineering structures
Perception