Welcome to Kersten

Our Mission
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.

Our Vision
Being the best and rapid growth accompanied by the best creation of value.

Solution Driven

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.


Kersten flash march 2012, nr 128

Kersten joins the secondhome fair in Utrecht

Suriname in the Washington Post

More info about Kersten projects

The Multilateral Investment Fund


Manager Internal Audit M/V

Balieverkoper (CKC BEM)

Distributie Coördinator (CKC BEM)

Administrative coordinator m/v


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Single shareholder

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Motors & Heavy Equipment

Health Care

Real Estate & Properties


Kersten Tourism Foundation
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Kersten en Second Home exhibition

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