The Government of Dominica has appointed Martin Charles as Resident Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, in its quest to fully establish a diplomatic presence in China and further develop the excellent bilateral relations that exist between the two countries.
The Government of Dominica has received Agrément from the Chinese authorities for Mr. Charles’ appointment and he will formally commence his duties as Ambassador of Dominica following the presentation of his credentials to the Head of State of the People’s Republic of China.
Mr. Charles is a qualified Life Underwriter and presently the Agency Manager for CLICO Life Insurance Company; Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Agricultural Industrial Bank (AID Bank) of Dominica and Trade Investment Commissioner for Dominica. Charles also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of a number of other institutions.
He will work closely with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & CARICOM Affairs to ensure effective implementation of Dominica’s foreign policy with regard to China. Additionally the Ambassador designate will be charged with the responsibility of representing Dominica’s interests as well as the interests of Dominican nationals residing in the People’s Republic of China.