the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Paramaribo, Suriname

Mr. Ben ter Welle succeeds Dr. Peter de Groot as Honorary Consul General

On 19 May, 2016, Ambassador Ernst Noorman bid farewell to Dr. Peter de Groot (left) as Honorary Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Guyana and welcomed his successor Mr. Ben ter Welle.

For more than ten years Dr. Peter de Groot served as Honorary Consul General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Guyana. In his speech Ambassador Noorman expressed his gratitude to Dr. De Groot for all his efforts and is convinced that, with Mr. ter Welle, the Kingdom of the Netherlands remains well represented in the Cooperative Republic of Guyana.