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Manie van Dyk
Shadow Deputy Minister of Science and Technology
Manie van Dyk has qualifications in Admin and Commerce. He has held positions as a researcher at the HSRC, as the director of Finance for the Department of Health, as the economist at the Economic Advisory Council of the State President and as the director of the National Budget of the SAPS.
Manie’s political career began in 1996 when he was a councillor in Pretoria. He served as deputy Mayor for The Greater Pretoria Metro Council from 1997 – 1999, and has been a Member of Parliament for the Democratic Alliance since 2004.
He is constituency leader for Pretoria East, Mamelodi, and Eersterust, where he actively participates in community policing forums, ward committees and residents’ associations.
He was re-elected to Parliament in 2009, and currently serves as the Deputy Shadow Minister for Science and Technology.
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