Bart Somers

Bart Somers (b.Mechelen, 1964) is a Belgian politician. He obtained a law degree from the Catholic University of Leuven. Since 2000 Bart Somers is the Mayor of Mechelen, a city of 86 000 people located between Antwerp and Brussels. He is also the President of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe in the European Committee of the Regions, as well as a member of the Flemish Parliament, where he is president of the Flemish...