HON. FRANTZ CHE SAWYER
DEPUTY MINISTER FOR ADMINISTRTION
MINISTRY OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY, R.L.
Mr. Frantz Che Sawyer is a native of Monrovia, Liberia After receiving a degree in Political Science from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, Mr. Sawyer continued on to work for several prominent U.S. based companies (Randstad US, Sodexo US) where he excelled in Business Development and corporate sales to collectively generate over $1.65 Million Dollars in profits.
Beginning in 2006, Mr. Sawyer was appointed Country Manager for the Liberian territory for the RMAsia Group, Inc. While with RMAsia Group, Inc., Mr. Sawyer provided oversight and expertise to the company’s regional business development activities and cultivated strategic partnerships with several international stakeholders, including USAID, Ford Motor Company, Lockheed Martin, Liberia’s Ministry of PublicWorks and Ministry of Defense. Through Mr. Sawyer’s keen efforts, he successfully generated over $4.1 Million Dollars in profit for the company, and brought numerous business opportunities to the Republic of Liberia to contribute to the stimulation of economy and redevelopment of the country.
Beginning 2014, Mr. Sawyer began to serve the Republic of Liberia in a new role as a Consultant to the Minister of Finance on Private Sector Development. In this capacity, he successfully secured $650,000usd (Six Hundred & Fifty Thousand USD) to fund several Liberian ‘start-up’ businesses, which will generate numerous of new job opportunities for the people of Liberia.
Mr. Sawyer has played an integral role in facilitating relationships and dialogue specifically related to the creation and implementation of a $1.5 Million Dollar Rehabilitation Project for the new Monrovia Industrial Park, which will accommodate and centralize several businesses. Additionally, this project is expected to contribute towards job growth throughout the country.
Mr. Sawyer is married to Mrs. Monica Keller-Sawyer, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Keller and has two sons, Ian and Evan Sawyer. Mr. Sawyer is the son of former interim Liberian President Dr. Amos Sawyer and Joyce Coleman Sawyer-Caston.His hobbies include Sports,travelling and reading autobiographies.