An experienced Chartered Accountant with a passion for people and entrepreneurship. Her knowledge comprises (fiscal) strategy, administrative organization, auditing, GRC and coaching.
More than 25 years of experience within the Financial sector (Central Bank of Suriname, ING Group) and the Dutch Revenue Services.
The past years she held various senior positions within the Unit Financial Institutions at the Dutch Revenue Services (Senior Tax Accountant), Corporate Audit Services of ING Bank and ING Wholesale Banking (in the position of Audit Manager), ING Bank Curaçao (Vice-President Internal Audit Department) en Central Bank of Suriname (Senior Bank Examiner).
She is the co-founder of the business consultancy firm called Diaspora Consulting Group (founded in july 2014). The services provided are governance and assurance.
Astrid is also a coach for student-entrepreneur at the Hogeschool of Arnhen (HAN). Besides that she coaches other (International) start-ups and entrepreneurs with, amongst others, their businessplan, investments and the setting-up and structuring of the company. Astrid is also the co-founder of SYNERGIUM BV.
Astrid held different board functions. She is currently the vice chairman of the Zeister Zendings genootschap (ZZG).
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