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Richardo Tjang-A-Sjin

Richardo Tjang-A-Sjin

Chief Executive Officer

Richardo Tjang-A-Sjin is Chief Executive Officer and founder of CEAD Group NV. His career started in 1980 at the Alcoa Suralco Engineering department. In 1987 he continued his career in the Netherlands where he worked for various companies, executing engineering and design projects at the Shell refinery and Shell Chemicals. In 1992 he started a design firm in Suriname and expanded the services to which now is known as CEAD Group of companies.

Geniva Mahmoed

Geniva Mahmoed

Chief Financial Officer

Geniva Mahmoed is Chief Finance Officer at CEAD Group NV. She joined CEAD in 2011 as Chief Financial Officer, leading finance, treasury, Human Resource, and facility management for the company. She started her career in the Netherlands where she worked for Maersk Ship Management for several years as financial analyst. Her expertise has contributed positively to the company's arranging of cost-effective financing solutions and strengthening of its financial risks discipline, both of which have significantly impacted the upward growth of CEAD's profitability. Geniva holds a master's degree in Business Administration from the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University in the Netherlands.

Jurgen Tjang-A-Sjin

Jurgen Tjang-A-Sjin

Chief Operating Officer

Jurgen Tjang-A-Sjin is Chief Operating Officer at CEAD Group NV. In this role, he is responsible for leading CEAD's operations and advancing the company's long-term strategy through solid alignment of its service offerings to meet evolving customer needs. Prior to joining CEAD in 2011, he worked in the Netherlands on various construction projects with Visser & Smit Hanab, a Volker Wessels company for four years. Jurgen holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands and is Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Dana Djojosoeparto, BSc

Dana Djojosoeparto, BSc

Operations Manager – Manpower services

Dana Djojosoeparto is Operations Manager of the Manpower department and responsible for the HSEQ/Compliance activities within the companies. In 2012, Dana joined CEAD N.V. as Project Administrator. Dana worked at several departments throughout the years and she is now responsible for the daily operations, planning and coordination within Manpower services division. She is also in charge of implementation and monitoring of the Quality, Occupational Health & Safety Management System, and compliances within the company. Dana holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the Anton De Kom University of Suriname.

Rafiena Baksh, BSc

Rafiena Baksh, BSc

Operations Manager – Engineering & Design / Industrial Product Sales

Rafiena Baksh is Operations Manager of the Engineering & Design and Industrial Product Sales department. She joined CEAD N.V. as a Mechanical Engineer in 2017. As Operations Manager, she is responsible for leading and coordinating the daily activities within the engineering and industrial product sales division. Rafiena has a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Anton de Kom University of Suriname.

Claudia Veldkamp, M.Eng, PMP

Claudia Veldkamp, M.Eng, PMP

Operations Manager – Construction services

Claudia Veldkamp is Operations Manager of the Construction department. She is responsible for leading and coordinating the daily activities within the construction division. Claudia has a Master’s degree in Transmission and Distribution Engineering from the Gonzaga University. She is also a Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI).