About Us


Mission Statement

To provide excellent solutions and services to our partners and customers aiming to advance the Oil, Gas and Energy industry. Through our inclusive and informal approach, we inspire and promote strategic discussions in a fun, creative and disciplined manner to present the best results every single day.

Vision Statement

To establish excited productive, thought, innovation and excellence driven exchanges and results and long-lasting business relationships, while at the same time creating the one stop shop effect for our partners and customers in the Oil, Gas and Energy sector.

COMPANY (History)

PURE ENERGY SOLUTIONS was incorporated on July 13, 2016. As the coordinator for the Caribbean Sustainable Energy project of the Office of the Organization of American States in Grenada Mr. Craig gained of vast knowledge of the Energy sector and had the privilege to work with experts from top Energy and Power generation companies around the world as well as with International organizations specialized in advancing the Energy sector.

Our Team

Managing Director

Mr. Terence R Craig is currently the Managing Director. He has worked for over 20 years in International Relations and International Development; managing or supervising various programs and projects. After graduating from Law School at the University of Suriname with a Master’s Degree in International Law, he earned a Post Graduate Degree from the ISS/Erasmus -Rotterdam University, the Kingdom of the Netherlands in International Relations. He also holds a Post-Graduate Degree from the London Metropolitan University, United Kingdom in International Oil, Gas and Energy Law.

Corporate Secretary

Mr. Kadeem Dascent is a young administrative professional from St. Kitts and Nevis. Mr. Dascent is a graduate from the Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (St. Kitts and Nevis) and has worked as an administrative contractor for the Organization of American States and the Alliance Francaise St. Kitts and Nevis.


Mr. John King, a Suriname national, held a number of leadership positions in the capacity of Researcher, Chief Executive, Deputy Director of Rice Operations and General Manager. Those positions held where amongst other; Statutory Bodies and institutions such as the Foundation for the Development of Mechanized Agriculture, the largest rice estate in Suriname made up of 20 thousand hectors; the Agricultural Rice Company, Nji Sri Ltd, and the largest Banana estate, Surland N. V.

His job roles covered responsibilities such as manager of operations, human resources, financial and physical resources, designing and supervising the construction of processing plants, establishing export markets, diversification, restructuring and rehabilitation; and community development.

Mr. King’s qualifications include a Diploma in Agriculture and Rural Development, a Master of Science program in Agriculture and Rural Development from the University of the West Indies, and Licentiates in Agriculture from the University of Suriname, Faculty of Natural Sciences.

Mr. King assumed the position of IICA Representative to the ECS Countries, in January 2014, and is responsible for oversight of six (6) islands, namely, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Grenada, Dominica, Antigua and Barbuda, and St. Kitts and Nevis.

With his extensive experience in management he brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to the Board of Directors of Pure Energy Solutions.

Chief Operations Officer

Mr. Naarden was educated in Suriname, Brazil and the Netherlands and graduated with a bachelor degree in Civil Engineering. He gained vast and specialized knowledge about civil and mechanical engineering throughout his twenty years work- experience in the oil and gas industry. Recently he also worked on two wind-farm projects (Renewable Energy)

His experience comes specifically from high profile on- and offshore projects .He was active in countries such as the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, France, Germany and Belgium. He also fulfilled different roles in numerous engineering companies; from civil designer to lead engineer. Designing complex structures in the offshore sector gave him the knowledge to interface with other disciplines such as pipe engineering, mechanical and instrumentation

He is an skilled and motivated engineer with a consistency in technical innovation, approach to trouble shooting and problem solving

Director of Bunkering

Graduated from the Technical College of Suriname, Paramaribo in Mechanical engineering, Rudyard sailed the Caribbean and Mediterranean seas as a marine engineer on various merchant vessels.

Having done this for many years, Rudyard went into the oil and gas industry and contributed to establish, develop and maintain onshore drilling operations including wetlands drilling. In this upstream part of the Industry he studied, and solved many maintenance issues regarding onshore drilling rigs, fluid hydraulics, piping, and power generation.

As his love for the maritime industry continued; he started to work on the downstream side and successfully assisted with the establishment of a certified and well-known bunker service company. On the downstream he contributed setting up a certified well- known bunker service company which has become a household name to the Caribbean Shipping Network

“Being responsible for pure energy solutions bunkering operations, I am eager to serve our customers with quality products that comply with the new I.M.O challenges and rules, and deliver service beyond expectation”