Biography: Ivan Pittevils
1, 2007, Ivan Pittevils was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Belgian
National Lottery. He succeeds Joseph-Emile Vandenbosch who retired.
Pittevils has a degree in Applied Economics from the Catholic University of
Leuven and a post-university degree in finance from the EHSAL in Brussels.
Before joining the National Lottery, he was Director of the Policy Unit in
the Prime Minister's Office and later on 'Chef de Cabinet' (Private Secretary)
to the Minister of Economics, Science Policy and Energy.
As a member of the
national Belgian Gambling Commission (2006- 2007), he became acquainted with
the Belgian National Lottery and its many competitors.