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Guido Victor Alfons Declercq Edit Profile

also known as BARON Declercq

Investment company executive

Guido Victor Alfons Declercq was Belgian investment company executive. Recipient John Fraser Memorial award Australian Tertiary Institute Consultant Companies Association, 1987. President International Association Consultant in Higher Education Institutions, London, 1981-1990; member Trilateral Commission.


Declercq, Guido Victor Alfons was born on April 21, 1928 in Ardooie, Belgium. Son of Gerard V. Declercq and Gabrielle Deboutte.


Student economics, University Leuven, Belgium, 1950. Student philosophy, University Leuven, Belgium, 1953. Student economics, Columbia University, 1952.


Managing director West-Flanders Development Council, Bruges, Belgium, 1954-1957, Bank van Roeselare, Belgium, 1957-1963. Advisor Banque Lambert, Brussels, 1963-1970. General administrator Katholieke University Leuven, 1967-1982, honorary general administrator, since 1982.

Chairman Fidisco N.V., Brussels, 1982-1998, honorary chairman, since 1998. Chairman Orda-B N.V., Leuven, 1970-1998, honorary chairman, since 1998. Chairman Investco N.V. Brussels, 1982-1994, honorary chairman, since 1994.

Board directors Health and Safety Authority-Spaarbank (Centea) N.V., Antwerp, GEVAERT N.V., Antwerp, Transurb Consult, Brussels, BeneVent, Brussels, MezzaFinance, Luxembourg, Leuven Research and Development, University Leuven. Chairman KB LuxLease, Luxembourg, MercaLease GmbH, Bremen, Germany. Secretary Stichting Amici Almae Matris Breda, Netherlands.

Chairman investment committee College Europe, Bruges.


President International Association Consultant in Higher Education Institutions, London, 1981-1990. Member Trilateral Commission.


Married Josine Ghekiere, April 26, 1957. Children: Dominik, Magda, Beatrijs, Philip, Pieter, Marijke.

Gerard V. Declercq

Gabrielle Deboutte

Josine Ghekiere

Dominik Declercq

Magda Declercq

Beatrijs Declercq

Philip Declercq

Pieter Declercq

Marijke Declercq