Mr. Charles Fritz Kofi VanDyck has over 35 years of experience working as a Marketing Professional and an Economic Planner. He started his career as a Marketing/Administrative Manager with Atlantic Ribbons and Adhesives Ltd, Accra from 1977-1979. He was a lecturer at Cosmopolitan College in Lagos, Nigeria as well as a part-time marketing consultant with Obare and Co. and Head of Marketing, Purchasing & Supply department, Polytechnic of Sokoto State, Birnin Kebbi, Nigeria. He also lectured briefly at the Takoradi Polytechnic fro 1984-85 before joining the Ministry of Commerce & Industry in Botswana as the Principal Industrial Officer for Francistown City Council in North East District Council from 1991-1997. He holds an HND in Business Studies from the South West College in England, a Diploma in Marketing & Administrative Management and a post-graduate diploma in Industrial Administration from the University of Greenwich. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, the British Institute of Administrative Management and the British Institute of Management. He has several business interests in Tarkwa and is currently the Edina chief of Wassa land enstooled by the Omanehene of the Edina Traditional Council in 2007 with the stool name Nana Kofi VanDyck.