Willibrord van Beek

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Willibrord van Beek
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King's Commissioner of Utrecht
Incumbent
Assumed office
15 September 2013
Monarch Willem-Alexander
Preceded by Roel Robbertsen
Acting Mayor of Bernheze
In office
29 October 2012 – 15 September 2013
Preceded by Jan Boelhouwer
Succeeded by Marieke Moorman
Parliamentary leader of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy in the House of Representatives
In office
8 March 2006 – 29 June 2006
Preceded by Jozias van Aartsen
Succeeded by Mark Rutte
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
19 May 1998 – 25 September 2012
Personal details
Born Willibrordus Ildefonsus Ignatius van Beek
(1949-01-15) 15 January 1949 (age 66)
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Political party People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (since 1973)
Children 2 daughters
Residence Maarheeze, Netherlands
Alma mater Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (Bachelor of Economics)
Occupation Politician
Financial manager
Religion Roman Catholicism

Willibrordus Ildefonsus Ignatius "Willibrord" van Beek (born 15 January 1949) is a Dutch politician. As a member of the People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (Volkspartij voor Vrijheid en Democratie) he was an MP from 19 May 1998 to 19 September 2012. From 8 March till 29 June 2006 he was parliamentary group leader.[1] He focused on matters of public administration, administrative law and the Dutch defense. He is the King's Commissioner of Utrecht since 15 September 2013. He served in an acting capacity until 1 January 2015.[2]

Between October 2012 and 15 September 2013 he was acting mayor of Bernheze, he served until his appointment as King's Commissioner of Utrecht.[3]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "W.I.I. (Willibrord) van Beek" (in Dutch). Parlement.com. Retrieved 3 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "Van Beek beëdigd als Commissaris van de Koning" (in Dutch). NU.nl. 17 December 2014. Retrieved 3 June 2015. 
  3. ^ Sid van der Linden (1 June 2013). "Waarnemend burgemeester Bernheze Willibrord van Beek vertrekt naar Utrecht" (in Dutch). Omroep Brabant. Retrieved 3 June 2015. 

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