Derrick is a BSc Banking and Finance student at the University of Professional Students,UPS-Accra. At the age of 23, he is already a serial entrepreneur owning a business consulting firm, a luxury accessory brand for business people and an author of a book titled “Testing the Paints” which will be launched next year January. Derrick also has a side job as the Chief Operations officer of SHM, a property and management company.
As a serial entrepreneur, he rather tries to manage the structures and people he works with instead of just managing his business which according to him gives him a good balance. He draws up his schedule for the day the night before and makes sure he keeps up with lectures whenever he has to miss them for work.
Derrick believes that as young as one may be, they are never too young to be trusted to do great things and advises that young people get outside the box. He is inspired by his thoughts and what he reads.
He recently got name among the top 100 student entrepreneurs in Ghana by the Student and Youth Enterprise Network, SYENET.