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Banker , educator

Henk Otmar Goedschalk, Surinamese banker, educator. Named Commander Order of Palm, Republic Suriname, 1987. Founder Foundation for Suriname and Antillian, 1970. Member Committee Caribbean Economists.

Background

Goedschalk, Henk Otmar was born on December 16, 1946 in Paramaribo, Suriname. Son of Hein Eduard Johan and Emmy Charlotte (Balinge) Goedschalk.

Education

Doctor in Economics, University Groningen, The Netherlands.

Career

Economist Bureau for Regional Development, Paramaribo, 1975-1980, coordinator, 1980-1981. Deputy director National Planning Office, 1981-1982, director, 1982-1983. Advisor Minister of Trade and Industry, 1983-1984.

President Foreign Exchange Board, 1984-1985. Governor Central Bank van Suriname, since 1985, president, 1985-1994, 97—. Board directors S.L.O.C.

Extraordinary lecturer University Suriname.

Membership

Founder Foundation for Suriname and Antillian, 1970. Member Committee Caribbean Economists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, music.

Connections

Children: Graciella, Ilana, Carlos, Janine, Yasser. Married Jenny Jamila Karamat-Ali.

father:
Hein Eduard Johan Goedschalk

mother:
Emmy Charlotte (Balinge) Goedschalk

spouse:
Jenny Jamila Karamat-Ali.

children:
Graciella Goedschalk

Ilana Goedschalk

Carlos Goedschalk

Janine Goedschalk

Yasser Goedschalk