Lutgart Van den Berghe is Executive Director of the Belgian Governance Institute and Extra-Ordinary Professor at the University of Ghent (B) and the Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School. Her main topic of interest is “Corporate Governance”. In the school, she serves as an Executive Director and Chairman of the Competence Center "Entrepreneurship, Governance and Strategy”. She is a Member of the Belgian Commission for Corporate Governance (Code Lippens) and Non-Executive Director in several international companies, such as CSM (NL), SHV (NL), ELECTRABEL (B) and BELGACOM (B). She is also a Member of the Advisory Board of Lazard (Benelux).