Pax Christi International welcomes new Deputy Secretary General Dirk Broos


4/7/19 - In May, Pax Christi International welcomed a new member to the International Secretariat, Dirk Broos of Belgium. Mr. Broos will be serving in the role of Deputy Secretary General, assisting the Secretary General in providing the daily management of the International Secretariat, and, in particular supervising and implementing the financial management, assisting in the process of developing long term strategic planning and institutional development, and ensuring that Pax Christi International meets all its statutory and legal obligations. Mr. Broos focus will be on financial policy, human resources and legal matters.

Mr. Broos was born in Mechelen, Belgium and in the past was a bio-engineer. He is educated in accountancy, financial management and analysis, audit and labor law. He spent two years as a teacher and several years of civil service at a development organisation in Belgium. For the past 29 years, he has been the financial director at the Flemish section of Pax Christi, Pax Christi Vlaanderen.

"I hope to be able to contribute to the development of a financially stable and healthy organisation at Pax Christi International," stated Mr. Broos. "I look forward to broadening my horisons through international contacts."

The entire movement and the International Secretariat are excited at having Mr. Broos join us and we welcome him!

He can be reached at

Dirk Broos, Deputy Secretary General