Steve Leroy

Steve Leroy - General Counsel, Corporate Affairs & ESG Expert

Steve Leroy is a business executive with a diverse background in public affairs, communications, sustainability or ESG (Environmental, Social & Governance factors), business project management, legal, governance & compliance.

He has held a number of senior leadership roles at United Group (telco & media), Discovery (media), Anheuser-Busch InBev (beer) and The Coca-Cola Company (soft drinks). Before his business career, Steve was a lawyer in Brussels, and was chief of staff to the Governor of the province of Antwerp in Belgium.  He has been a Board Member (2014-2020) and Vice President of the Association of Corporate Counsel in Europe (ACC Europe).

Steve is currently an Executive PhD student in Management focusing on ESG at The Business School (formerly Cass), City, University of London. He holds a Master’s degree in Law from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium (1989); a Master’s degree in Commercial & Consular Sciences from Hautes Etudes Commerciales St. Louis (Groupe ICHEC), in Brussels, Belgium (1992); a full-time Master of Business Administration from INSEAD, in Fontainebleau, France (1998); and the specialised Master’s degree in EU Competition Law & Economics from the Brussels School of Competition, Belgium (2014).

Steve Leroy (born Madison WI, USA, 1966) is a Belgian citizen, and lives in Paris, France.