Party affiliation: Socialist Party
District Councillor; Senator for Brussels. Mayor for Brussels and its suburbs. Mayor for Public Works and Urbanisation for Brussels and its suburbs.
Member of Senate Commissions for finance, Agriculture and the Middle Classes, Constitutional and Institution Reforms, Justice, and Education and Science. Lawyer Brussels Bar; member. Board of Directors, Université libre de Bruxelles (Free University of Brussels).
Director, 'Le Flambeau’ Review.