Daan Ballegeer (°1982)  is a Belgian journalist and writes for various Belgian and Dutch newspapers and magazines.

Daan Ballegeer studied economic sciences at Ghent University (Belgium) and journalism. He worked as a financial journalist for Flemish financial daily De Tijd for several years and now writes for various Belgian and Dutch newspapers and magazines. Ons Europa is niet dat van hen ('Our Europe is different from theirs') is his first book.

Daan Ballegeer


Daan Ballegeer
Economy, Finance

Supported projects

'Trust me, I'm not a politician"

  • Politics

More and more business leaders are positioning themselves as the best CEO a country can wish for. However, experience learns that they rarely succeed.

Our Europe is different from theirs

  • Culture

Europe is not doing well. At least, that is what we would say if we would talk about it at all. Because we rarely mention our continent, let alone discuss it in detail. Europe, that's what's going on above our heads. We don't care. Europe costs us too much and dictates too much.