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Paramaribo, Suriname
4-7 June 2024

Staatsolie - SEOGS



Eddy Fränkel

Eddy Fränkel

Downstream & Power Director, Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname N.V.

Eddy Fränkel, Deputy Director Power & Sustainable Energy, holds a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Delft University of Technology, and an MBA from the Maastricht School of Management, both from the Netherlands.

Prior to becoming the Deputy Director Power & Sustainable Energy in 2019, Eddy has held several other positions at Staatsolie, since joining as Mechanical Engineer in 1996. He was the Operations Manager at the Refinery from 2018 to 2019 and the Director of Staatsolie Power Company Suriname N.V. from 2016 to 2018. During the period 2010 to 2015, Eddy was Project Manager for the development of major renewable initiatives, namely the Tapajai Hydropower project and the Wageningen Ethanol project, after having completed the Phase-1 and Phase-2 projects for the construction of the SPCS 96MW thermal power plant and leading this plant as Operations Manager for three years.