cv of mr. ahmed aboutaleb - mayor
Name : Ahmed Aboutaleb
Date of birth : 29 August 1961
Place of birth : Beni Sidel (Morocco)
Education : Institute of technology (telecommunications) - Bachelor degree
Political career :
- February 2007 – December 2008: State Secretary for Social Affairs and Employment
- 2004 – 2007: Amsterdam's municipal executive as alderman for Work and Income, Education, Youth, Diversity and Urban Policy.
Work experience :
- 2002 – 2004: Director of the Social, Economic and Cultural Development Sector of the municipality of Amsterdam.
- 1998 – 2002: Director of the FORUM Institute for Multicultural Development.
- 1997 – 1998: Manager of the Communications and Publications Sector at Statistics Netherlands (CBS).
- 1994 – 1997: Head of information at the Social and Economic Council (SER)
- 1991 – 1994: Press officer at the Ministry of Welfare, Health and cultural Affairs.
- Presenter for an educational television station (RVU), as a programme maker at Radio Stad Amsterdam and Radio Noord-Holland, and as a reporter for Veronica Radio, NOS Radio and RTL4 news.
Other former activities:
- Member supervisory Board of the Mondriaan Education Group in The Hague
- Member of the Education Council.
- He helped to set up the Dutch Coalition for Peace in the Middle East
- Member of the urban policy review committee
- Member of the board of Babylon, a centre for multicultural studies at the University of Tilburg.