Geert De Poorter is the director general at the Ministry of Economy (Department Quality and Safety) in Belgium and Vice President of Belac. Belac is the Belgian Accreditation Organisation
He is a BELAC auditor since 1990 in different standards and he teaches these standards and the concept of accreditation. He has been an EA and IAF auditor for more than 15 years.
He has a Masters in Chemistry and Agriculture Industries from the University of Gent