|Birth Place||Amsterdam, Netherlands, Netherlands|
|Age||87 YEARS OLD|
|Alma mater||VU University Amsterdam|
|Occupation||Investor and academic|
|Known for||Founder, Randstad Holding|
Goldschmeding was born in 1933, and has a doctorate from the VU University Amsterdam.
He founded Uitzendbureau Amstelveen in 1960, and in 1964 renamed it Randstad. Goldschmeding took Randstad public in 1990, and in 2008, merged it with the Dutch group Vedior. According to Forbes, Goldschmeding has a 35% stake in the company, and a net worth of $4.5 billion, as of November 2017.