Being the best through business excellence while creating sustainable long term value for our shareholders and at the same time maintaining a moderate risk profile, with due regard for the environment, the health and safety of our employees and the cultural heritage of Suriname.
Being the best and rapid growth accompanied by the best creation of value.
Welcome to Kersten
243 Years Kersten, building a sustainable future.
Kersten, the best diversified conglomerate of companies in Suriname and oldest trading company in the Western Hemisphere, was founded in 1768.
It operates through 14 operating companies. Kersten boasts prime real estate and production facilities. All operating companies are limited liability enterprises. The single shareholder of Kersten is the MCF Business Enterprises B.V. The ultimate shareholder of this corporation is Moravian Church Foundation (MCF). This is a non-profit corporation created under the authority of the Unity Synod of the Moravian Church (Unitas Fratrum) for the financial support of the work of the Moravian Church.
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