Mathieu Grosch


Member of European Parliament

Born on 14 September 1950 in Eupen

Graduated in Germanic languages, University of Liège (1973). Accredited upper school teacher (1974). Teacher of English and German (1974-1981).

Member of the national bureau of the CSP (since 1986). Member of the EPP bureau (since 1994). Adviser to the Prime Minister (1981-1984). Member of the provincial council (1984-1985).

Member of Council, German-speaking Community (1986-1994).

Government minister, German-speaking Community (1986-1990). Chairman of Council, German-speaking

Community (1990-1994). Mayor of Kelmis (since 1991).

Member of the European Parliament (since 1994).

Member of the Robert Schuman Foundation. Member of the board of Bierset-Liège airport (since 1996).

Commander of the Order of Leopold (1999).

Merit award of the Meuse-Rhine Euregio (1999).

Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, First Class (2004).