Sabine Laruelle


Sabine Laruelle (born 2 June 1965) is a Belgian politician and a member of the liberal party Mouvement Réformateur.

Sabine Laruelle
President of the Belgian Senate
In office
18 July 2019  13 October 2020
Preceded byJacques Brotchi
Succeeded byStephanie D'Hose
Personal details
Born (1965-06-02) 2 June 1965 (age 56)
Huy, Belgium
Political partyReformist Movement

She has been federal minister for the Self-employed and Agriculture (2003-2008), federal minister for the Self-employed, Agriculture and Science Policy (2008-2011). Sabine Laruelle sits again in the Federal Government since December 2011 as Minister of the Self-employed, SME's and Agriculture. She is also member of the Municipal council of Gembloux, where she lives nowadays.

Sabine Laruelle is an Agronomist engineer and environment advisor with a Certificate in administrative management.