Babette Desfossez

Flanders Investment & Trade, New Delhi

Flemish Economical Representative (New Delhi) since May 2020.

Flanders Investment & Trade in New Delhi is responsible for North India, Bangladesh,
Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives and Bhutan. Our office promotes export from Flanders into the jurisdiction and inwards invest into Flanders. Being customer friendly and giving the best services to our customers is our main goal.

Professional experience

  • Belgian Federal Public Service of Finance, Administration of Customs & Excises (2004-2020)
  • 2014 – 2020: Customs attaché – Embassy of Belgium, New Delhi
  • 2010 – 2014: First Counsellor – Commissioner of Customs at a Customs office in Belgium
  • 2004 – 2010: Counsellor at Customs Procedures – General Administration of Customs & Excises
  • Independent broker in Insurances and Real Estate (Belgium) (1999 – 2004)
  • Production Planner – Procurement Manager (Philips Belgium) (1995 – 1999)


Academic Education

1993-1994       Bachelor of Laws, Brussels (Belgium)
Post graduate in Foreign Trade, Brussels (Belgium)
1988-1993       Master in Business Engineering (Solvay), Brussels (Belgium)