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Als gevolg van de samenwerking tussen de Energie Autoriteit Suriname EAS en de Suriname Energy Chamber SEC is er een bijzondere vorm van Public Private Partnership tot stand gekomen, die er voor moet zorgdragen dat er meer draagvlak komt van zowel de private alsook de publieke sector ten behoeve van het ontwikkelen en implementeren van duurzamer beleid op het gebied van energie en energie transitie. In dit kader zal er een Regional and Suriname...

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EUROPE’S BIGGEST OFFSHORE ENERGY CONFERENCE!

U bent uitgenodigd om deel te nemen aan de Suriname Energy Chamber, Phoenix Development Company en Firebird LNG in Amsterdam voor de Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC 2022) op 29 en 30 november 2022!  Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference is waar de energietransitie plaatsvindt. Het is Europa’s toonaangevende evenement voor de gehele offshore-energie-industrie en een kans om bedrijfsleiders, hooggekwalificeerde...

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SURINAME ENERGY CHAMBER EN ENERGIE AUTORITEIT SURINAME TEKENEN MOU OP DE OIL&GAS SUMMIT

Gisteren 29 Juni is er een mou getekend tussen de Suriname Energy Chamber (SEC)  vertegenwoordigd door Orlando Olmberg in de hoedanigheid van President commissaris en de Energie Autoriteit Suriname vertegenwoordigd door de Dave Abeleven in de hoedanigheid van directeur. De SEC is opgericht is na een jaar van voorbereiding officieel opgericht .  De soft launch is geweest op 22 Juni 2022 tijdens een ronde tafel conferentie die...

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About Us

Suriname Energy Chamber; leading the private sector in unprecedented change towards energy security.

During times of crisis new leadership is born. The Suriname Energy Chamber ( SEC) consists of a multi discipline team of enthusiastic, dynamic and innovative members that sees a bright energy future for the country of Suriname. Our success is based upon a simple formula that sustainability of any energy based  endeavor is based upon cooperation and collaboration from both the Private and Public sector.

The Suriname Energy Chamber (SEC) acts as a national platform for the energy sector. Hereto,it fills in the public space for discussion, research and business development with respect to energy development and transition.

It is a multidisciplinary platform for companies, civil society,Government, financial institutions, multilateral organizations, small and medium enterprises,foreign companies and multinationals to develop, coordinate, and deploy innovative long-term energy transition strategies that are given shape through concrete outings.

The SEC is a reliable partner and a Center of Excellence with respect to structure, knowledge and process-based approaches regarding the development of the local energy sector. In the face of the economic turmoil we envision that Suriname has a fully realized sustainable energy system which attracts healthy investments and adds to a just society through inclusion and equal opportunities. The SEC plays a pioneering frontier role in the transition towards this end.

Board members

Orlando Olmberg

Business owner/ Renewable energy specialist/ Social Entrepreneurship

Orlando Olmberg is the president and founder of the Suriname Energy Chamber (SEC). He was born in Suriname on the first of may 1970 and is the proud father of 3 daughters and a son.
Orando is the co-founder of a solar engineering company named Guguplex Technologies SAC.  In 2012 the company  won a project from the Inter American Development Bank (IDB) to accelerate the use of Solar Energy in Suriname. This project ended with a score of Excellence two years later and a fundamental growth in solar energy in Suriname.

Orlando Olmberg

Business owner/ Renewable energy specialist/ Social Entrepreneurship

Orlando Olmberg is the president and founder of the Suriname Energy Chamber (SEC). He was born in Suriname on the first of may 1970 and is the proud father of 3 daughters and a son.
Orando is the co-founder of a solar engineering company named Guguplex Technologies SAC.  In 2012 the company  won a project from the Inter American Development Bank (IDB) to accelerate the use of Solar Energy in Suriname. This project ended with a score of Excellence two years later and a fundamental growth in solar energy in Suriname.

Astrid Groenewoud

Business owner/ specialized in Procurement

Astrid Groenewoud, born in Paramaribo Suriname on 12th April 1959, Mother of 1 son, Grandmother of 6 and Great Grandmother of 1. Started her career @ Suralco in January 1981 as General Secretary Personnel affairs. With a break of 2 years (April 1987 – Aug 1989) worked respectively as Clerk and Sektie Chef at the Personnel Department @ SAIL. Re-hired@ Suralco in 1989 and served until 2013 as Stores Administrator and Buyer in the Procurement department.

Astrid Groenewoud

Business owner/ specialized in Procurement

Astrid Groenewoud, born in Paramaribo Suriname on 12th April 1959,
Mother of 1 son, Grandmother of 6 and Great Grandmother of 1.
Started her career @ Suralco in January 1981 as General Secretary Personnel affairs.
With a break of 2 years (April 1987 – Aug 1989) worked respectively as Clerk and Sektie Chef at the Personnel Department @ SAIL. Re-hired@ Suralco in 1989 and served until 2013 as Stores Administrator and Buyer in the Procurement department.

Janine Jadnanansing

Business owner

Janine Jadnanansing is Commercial Director of the Beta Group N.V., a renowned energy service provider for the oil, mining & utility sector. Founded by her father Rudi Jadnanansing in 1987 as a sole proprietor business, deploying around 100 FTE today.

Indicative to their family enterprise is choosing people over profit and feeling the accountability to provide an economic opportunity to the community, particularly in terms of employment.

Janine Jadnanansing

Business owner

Janine Jadnanansing is Commercial Director of the Beta Group N.V., a renowned energy service provider for the oil, mining & utility sector. Founded by her father Rudi Jadnanansing in 1987 as a sole proprietor business, deploying around 100 FTE today.

Indicative to their family enterprise is choosing people over profit and feeling the accountability to provide an economic opportunity to the community, particularly in terms of employment.

Daniël A. Lachman

(Renewable) Energy strategy and business models

Daniël A. Lachman has gained experience in several upper/top management positions in the food, industrial and medical gases, metals and mining, education, and business & country consulting industry in various countries, and has managed workforces up to a couple hundred people and assets close to 1 billion USD in value, and chaired various strategic commissions, such as aluminum industry, tourism development and regional industrial policy.

Daniël A. Lachman

(Renewable) Energy strategy and business models

Daniël A. Lachman has gained experience in several upper/top management positions in the food, industrial and medical gases, metals and mining, education, and business & country consulting industry in various countries, and has managed workforces up to a couple hundred people and assets close to 1 billion USD in value, and chaired various strategic commissions, such as aluminum industry, tourism development and regional industrial policy.

Mavrick Boejoekoe

Specialist in social economic development in PPP

From 2012 to 2017 Mr. Mavrick Boejoekoe was the District Commissioner responsible for the strategic leadership of an area of the district of Sipaliwinie, Suriname. He has over eight years of experience working in the central and local government in Suriname. In 2016 he founded the Youth Education and Leadership Foundation. In 2018 he was selected to represent Suriname in the Humphrey program were he focused on international development and did his professional affiliation at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). 

Mavrick Boejoekoe

Specialist in social economic development in PPP

From 2012 to 2017 Mr. Mavrick Boejoekoe was the District Commissioner responsible for the strategic leadership of an area of the district of Sipaliwinie, Suriname. He has over eight years of experience working in the central and local government in Suriname. In 2016 he founded the Youth Education and Leadership Foundation. In 2018 he was selected to represent Suriname in the Humphrey program were he focused on international development and did his professional affiliation at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). 

Clyde Griffith

Consultant Specialized in Oil & Gas

Clyde has more than 15 years of experience in the Oil and Gas industry and more than 10 years of experience in the Mining industry in Suriname. He is currently an independent consultant focused on Upstream Oil/ Gas, Mining and Logistics. He has a master’s degree in Petroleum Geology and an MBA in Leadership and Management.

Clyde Griffith

Consultant Specialized in Oil & Gas

Clyde has more than 15 years of experience in the Oil and Gas industry and more than 10 years of experience in the Mining industry in Suriname. He is currently an independent consultant focused on Upstream Oil/ Gas, Mining and Logistics. He has a master’s degree in Petroleum Geology and an MBA in Leadership and Management.

Marion Stekkel

Business Owner
Specialist,
Entrepreneurship development,
Trainer/ Reseacher.
Chairwomen /CEO Women in Business Suriname.

Marion is inspired when she notices that people want to make the best of their lives.

As a sustainable Entrepreneurship Developer, thereby promoting Community Economic Development.  Training specialist, life coach, and mentor, she runs a consultancy through which she lives her vision and passion to motivate people, especially women and young people, to do better.

Marion Stekkel

Business Owner .
Specialist,
Entrepreneurship development,
Trainer/ Reseacher.
Chairwomen /CEO Women in Business Suriname.

Marion is inspired when she notices that people want to make the best of their lives.

As a sustainable Entrepreneurship Developer, thereby promoting Community Economic Development.  Training specialist, life coach, and mentor, she runs a consultancy through which she lives her vision and passion to motivate people, especially women and young people, to do better.

Anand Kalpoe

Energy Specialist; lecturer/researcher Electrical Energy systems, FTeW, AdeKUS

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Anand Kalpoe

Energy Specialist; lecturer/researcher Electrical Energy systems, FTeW, AdeKUS

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Donk Peter

Energy Specialist/ Scenario Modelling

Peter Donk, born second of may 1981, started his professional career in 2006 at the National Power Utility Company of Suriname (N.V. Energiebedrijven Suriname) and is currently positioned in the Executive Management. With over 15 years of experience in the power utility sector, Energy Efficiency (Energy Management) and Renewable Energy Technology (Sustainable Energy) are his focus areas. 

Donk Peter

Energy Specialist/ Scenario Modelling

Peter Donk, born second of may 1981, started his professional career in 2006 at the National Power Utility Company of Suriname (N.V. Energiebedrijven Suriname) and is currently positioned in the Executive Management. With over 15 years of experience in the power utility sector, Energy Efficiency (Energy Management) and Renewable Energy Technology (Sustainable Energy) are his focus areas. 

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CEO:  Orlando Olmberg
Mobile nr: (+597)7220390
Office nr: 425325
Email adres: surinameenergychamber@gmail.com
Website: www.surinameenergychamber.com