Pieter van Geel

Petrus Leonardus Bastiaan Antonius "Pieter" van Geel (born 8 April 1951) is a retired Dutch politician Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA) party and urban planner.

Pieter van Geel
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Pieter van Geel in 2012
Parliamentary leader in the
House of Representatives
In office
22 February 2007 – 17 June 2010
Preceded byMaxime Verhagen
Succeeded byMaxime Verhagen
Parliamentary groupChristian Democratic Appeal
State Secretary for Housing, Spatial
Planning and the Environment
In office
22 July 2002 – 22 February 2007
Prime MinisterJan Peter Balkenende
Preceded byJohan Remkes
Succeeded byOffice discontinued
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
30 November 2006 – 17 June 2010
In office
30 January 2003 – 27 May 2003
In office
23 May 2002 – 22 July 2002
Parliamentary groupChristian Democratic Appeal
Personal details
Born
Petrus Leonardus Bastiaan Antonius van Geel

(1951-04-08) 8 April 1951 (age 70)
Valkenswaard, Netherlands
NationalityDutch
Political partyChristian Democratic Appeal
ResidenceRoosendaal, Netherlands
Alma materRadboud University Nijmegen
(Bachelor of Architecture, Master of Architecture)
OccupationPolitician · Civil servant · Urban planner · Political consultant · Nonprofit director

He was State Secretary of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment from 2002 until 2007 and a member of the House of Representatives in 2002, 2003 and from 2006 till 2010.

DecorationsEdit

Honours
Ribbon bar Honour Country Date Comment
  Knight of the Order of Orange-Nassau Netherlands 11 April 2007

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Official
Party political offices
Preceded by
Maxime Verhagen
Parliamentary leader of the
Christian Democratic Appeal in the
House of Representatives

2007–2010
Succeeded by
Maxime Verhagen
Preceded by
Unknown
Deputy Chairman of the
Christian Democratic Appeal

2011–2015
Succeeded by
Frank Kerckhaert
Political offices
Preceded by
Johan Remkes
State Secretary for Housing, Spatial
Planning and the Environment

2002–2007
Succeeded by
Office discontinued