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Ambassador Marc Pecsteen de Buytswerve

Permanent Representative of Belgium to the United Nations 


22 August 2016 - H.E. Ambassador Marc Pecsteen presents his credentials to S.G. Ban-Ki moon

Diplomatic posts

Belgian Embassy in Buenos Aires : Attaché (1991-92)

Belgian Embassy in Islamabad : First Secretary (1992-95)

Belgian Embassy in Vienna : First Secretary (1995-99)

Foreign Ministry, UN Department (1999-2002)

Permanent Mission of Belgium to the UN, New York : Counsellor (2002-06)

Consul General in Shanghai (2006-09)

Office of the State Secretary for European Affairs : Deputy-Director (2009-2011)

Ambassador in Kigali (2011-14)

Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs : Director (2014- 2016)



Master in Law

Master in International Relations


Married, 3 children.