Philippe de Schoutheete de Tervarent, German Ambassador. Member Academie Royale de Belgique.
Tervarent, Philippe de Schoutheete de was born on May 21, 1932 in Berlin. Son of Guy and Jeanne (Darcy) De S.
Doctor of Laws, Licence in Political Science, University Catholic de Louvain, 1953.
Diplomatic postings, Paris/Cairo/Madrid/Bonn, 1956-1976. Chief of cabinet to Foreign Minister, 1980-1981. Ambassador to Madrid, 1981-1985.
Director general political affairs Foreign Minister, 1985-1987. Permanent representative to European Union Brussels, Belgium, 1987-1997. Guest professor University Louvain la Neuve, Belgium, 1990—2004.
Official representative of Order of Malta to European Union, since 2000. Special advisor to European Commission, 2000—2004.
Member Academie Royale de Belgique.
Married Bernadette Joos, June 9, 1956. Children: Marc-Antoine, Aimery.