Droge Vijvers 3
B-3370 Boutersem (Belgium)

Tel: 016/73.57.13
Mobile: 0495/24.57.27
Fax: 016/72.03.63

VAT: BE 777.162.119

E-mail: Eddy@Verloes.com
Site: http://www.verloes.com

Personal note

  • Civil status: married, 2 children
  • Nationality: Belgian
  • Date of birth: 24.04.1959
  • Place of birth: Aalst

Education and profession

  • 1971-1977: Grammar school studies – Sint-Jan Berchmanscollege, 1000 Brussels
  • 1977-1981: Grad. Germanic Philology (German-Dutch) – KUB + K.U.Leuven
    • Degree: honours, upper second
    • Diploma, Higher Secondary Education
  • 1977 – 1981: Summer studies in, e.g., Ireland, at the Humboldt University in Berlin and at the Albert-Ludwig University, Freiburg i.B.
  • 1981-present: lecturer at the Royal Military School (Preparatory Division), lecturer working for numerous companies, ministries, schools, colleges, training centres (see site reference list) for Dutch, German, speed-reading, brainmapping
  • 1990-present: business manager VLT language, translation and management office (= VERLOES LANGUAGES & TRAINING) and of VMP (= VERLOES MUSICAL PROJECTS)
    • Customer base: more than 300 companies throughout Belgium and farther afield (see list)
    • Colleagues: 500 translators, interpreters, (language) lecturers

Language skills

Dutch (native speaker), English, French, German, Spanish

Leisure activities

Sport (tennis, football, volleyball, table tennis), oenophile (member of tasters’ guild), travel, photography, reading and literature, esp. theatre (e.g., direction) and poetry, music, manager Ottone Brass Quintet, Managing Director plaza proms Leuven VZW, member of Businessclub 2000 Tienen, member of the Leuven District Chamber of Commerce, member of the Belgian Chamber of Translators, Interpreters and Philologists, member of the Neutral Union of Self-Employed Persons, member of photo club Park Heverlea.