Mr. Thomas Leysen is an Independent Chairman at KBC Group NV, a Chairman at KBC Insurance NV, at Umicore, at Belgium-Japan Association & Chamber of Commerce,
a Chairman at Corelio NV, at European Friends of Versailles, at Fondation Roi Baudouin-Koning Boudewijnstichting, at Mediahuis NV, at Rubenianum Fund, a Member at European Round Table of Industrialists, a Member at The Trilateral Commission and a Vice President at Vrienden van het Rubenshuis vzw.
He is on the Board of Directors at B. Metzler seel. Sohn & Co. KGaA and Rubens House Museum.
Mr. Leysen was previously employed as a Chief Executive Officer by Transcor (Energy) Corp., an Independent Non-Executive Director by UCB SA, by Compagnie Maritime Belge SA, a Chairman by Federation of Enterprises in Belgium, by Agoria VZW, a Member-Supervisory Board by Aurubis AG, by European Association of Metals, and by VUMmedia.
He also served on the board at Etex Group SA/NV, KBC Bank & Verzekering Holding NV, Business & Society Belgium VZW and Copco NV.
He received his graduate degree from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.