Hans van Baalen

Member of party
VVD, the Netherlands – President
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Hans van Baalen was elected President of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party on a two-year mandate on 21 November 2015 at the Congress in Budapest (Hungary). He got re-elected in 2017 (Amsterdam, the Netherlands) and 2019 at our most recent Congress in Athens, Greece.

For 10 years Hans van Baalen was an active Member of the European Parliament specialized in Security, Defense and Foreign Affairs. Before, he was a Member of the House of Representatives in the Netherlands from 1999 to 2002 and from 2003 to 2009. He was also the President of Liberal International (LI) between 2009 and 2014 before becoming President of Honour of LI.


Hans van Baalen, President

Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe Party
Rue d'Idalie 11, box-2
B-1050 Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +32 2 237 01 40

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