Dedan is the Founder and Managing Director of IMG Ventures, which operates on the core belief that it takes a community to start, grow and scale a business that can grow, scale and contribute. IMG Ventures helps its business partners with access to funding, customers, markets, talent and working spaces.
Prior to founding IMG Ventures, Dedan was a CEO for a State Enterprise. Prior to that, he was a Head of Operations for ExporTT Ltd, an Export Development and Trade Promotions Agency. Prior to that, he was a Senior Business Development Officer at the Business Development Company that funded and supported small and growing businesses.
Dedan is also the owner and Managing Director of VDC Ltd, a Food Service Company he acquired in 2010.
In addition to his business efforts, Dedan has been active in several non-profit organisations including being a Vice President of Lambeau Credit union and co-founder of Alliance of Tobago Associations. He also teaches college and university courses in the business field.
Dedan attended Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business, Trinidad where he pursued an Executive MBA and later a Post-MBA. Before that, he attended the University of New Brunswick, Canada where he pursued a BBA Degree in Marketing & International Business with a minor in Finance and later a Diploma in Technology Management & Entrepreneurship.