Hans Bevers holds a master degree in Economic Sciences from the University of Antwerp. Hans has been working at Petercam since 2011, where he was primarily responsible for the economic analysis of the growth markets, the interest rates and the currency markets. Previously, he worked as an economist at the Flemish Economic Association and at KBC Group where he developed an expertise in the Belgian and European economy.
In January 2016, Hans became chief economist at Degroof Petercam. In this role, he is responsible for the elaboration of the general macroeconomic scenario. He is also the author of the book ‘Achteraf is het makkelijk’ (Things are easy afterwards) in which he looks into the major economic crises of the past, the lessons to learn from them and the contemporary economic dogmas.