Alfons Verplaetse

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Person.png Alfons Verplaetse   Geni IMDB Prabook WikidataRdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
(central banker, economist, deep state operative)
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Born19 February 1930
Zulte, Belgium
Died15 October 2020 (Age 90)
Governor of the National Bank of Belgium 1989-1999, BIS Chairman 1997-1999

Employment.png Governor of the National Bank of Belgium

In office
1989 - 1999
Preceded byJean Godeaux
Succeeded byGuy Quaden
Prepared the entry of Belgium to the euro in 1999

Employment.png BIS/Chairman

In office
July 1997 - 28 February 1999

Alfons "Fons" Emil Viscount Verplaetse was a Belgian economist, central banker and suspected deep state operative.


Verplaetse was Governor of the National Bank of Belgium (NBB) from 1989 until 1999. He was one of the architects of the devaluation of Belgian Frank in 1982 when he worked at the cabinet of Wilfried Martens in the government Martens V. As governor of the NBB, he prepared the entry of Belgium to the euro in 1999.


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