Episode 5: Micro mortgages for Bangladesh, crisis in the milk and ginFirst aired: Tuesday, 8 September 2015 at 17.00 hours
In this episode of Puur Noord we recieve at the table Gerald Holtvluwer, entrepreneur, investor, idealist and actually above all: the eternal mortgage lender, Rients Schuddebeurs, CEO of Rabobank Heerenveen East and Arno Donkersloot, the director of the Groninger family business Hooghoudt.
The second business edition of Puur Noord is full of variety.
Guest include Gerard Holtvluwer. He became a millionaire entrepreneur in mortgages, but maybe it today with the same issue be more successful than ever. Hundreds of people to leave on a mountain bike he knows how to regulate micro-mortgages for thousands of people in Bangladesh.
With Rients Schuddebeurs we talk about banking life, but especially over the northern economy. What about now with the agricultural sector and falling milk prices? The difficulties increase. Is it ever okay with farming?
A year ago the colorful family business Hooghoudt were in difficulties. We talk to director Arno Donkersloot about the aging of its initial target, the difficult years of the gin and what you can do as a family business despite all that while remaining life and kicking.
For more information:
Rients Schuddebeurs: https://www.rabobank.nl/particulieren/lokalebanken/heerenveen/
Arno Donkesloot: http://www.hooghoudt.nl/
Gerard Holtvluwer: http://www.wereldfoundation.nl/bestuur-en-directie-wereldfoundation/