Femke Dekker

Affiliated Consultant – Accra

As a project manager, Femke has more than 5 years of work experience in Africa. She has completed an Advanced Masters International Development and worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and aid organization Cordaid. Here she has focused on stability and economic development in various parts of Africa, and in particular on sustainable trade chains and business in fragile states. She has been living and working in Ghana since 2016 where she has held various positions, including as Sustainability Manager of a cocoa farming organization and Chief Operations for a Ghanaian startup. Femke has a “hands-on” mentality and is problem-solving oriented. Moreover, she combines the Dutch work mentality with a clear understanding of Ghanaian culture, which makes her a strong player for the West African market.