View professional biographies of prominent Ghana celebrities, politicians, corporate and business leaders.

Ernest Hanson

Ernest Hanson is a Ghanaian born Real Estate developer and founder of Beaufort Properties in Ghana. He previously worked at Lehman Brothers as an Equity analyst covering European Media and later as Business Development Manager Africa for Stockholm listed MTG Group to direct their expansion into Sub-Saharan African. In 2010, Ernest left MTG to focus… read more »

Michael Okyere Baafi

Michael Okyere Baafi, the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) holds a B.Ed in Psychology and an MBA in Marketing and Corporate Strategy from University of Cape Coast (UCC) and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology (KNUST). He is also at the final stages of completing an MSc degree in Risk… read more »

William Bobie

William Bobie is Chartered Surveyor with over 20 years’ experience in real estate investment management and development in the UK, Ghana and Nigeria. William Bobie is currently the Managing Director of PROPCo, a fully owned real estate investment/development subsidiary of the Volta River Authority in Ghana. William has has held various senior management roles as… read more »

Bright Owusu- Amofah

Bright Owusu- Amofah is a finance professional with extensive experience in real estate financing, private equity and investment banking. Prior to his current position, he was the Chief Financial Officer, Ghana for Rendeavour, Appolonia City’s owner and developer. As CEO, Bright leads the Ghana team to transform the ambitious vision into what is becoming a… read more »

Paulo Cruz

Paulo Cruz has joined WestPark Enterprises as its President this month to lead the operations and growth of BlackIvy’s 405-acre industrial & business park in Takoradi.  Paulo brings over 20 years of commercial real estate experience to the WestPark (ghana). He most recently led NAI Global’s Sub-Saharan Africa office as their CEO and, prior to… read more »

Sheila Afari

Sheila Afari is the founder of Sheila Afari Public Relations which is an African bespoke PR agency operating from Sandton, Johannesburg in South Africa established in 2012. Sheila is originally from Ghana her Group has the following subsidiaires, Sheila Afari (Public Relations, Business Development, Property Development), Lavish Industries, Miss Ghana South Africa, Cafe Kwame and… read more »

Harriet Attram Yartey

Harriet Attram Yartey is the Managing Director of CWG Ghana and V.P. for CWG’s two subsidiaries – Uganda and Cameroon, has been instrumental in building and scaling CWG’s businesses successfully across the African regions. She has over 17 years of diversified professional experience which includes the 5-years she has been with CWG Plc. She is… read more »

Mr. Voona Rao

Undertakes all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasting, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures.

Yvonne Fosua Gyebi

Yvonne Gyebi was appointed Country Head of Commercial Banking in October 2017 and is responsible to develop and execute client strategy in an effective environment. She served as Head of Client Relationships, Ghana & West 4 from January 2015 where she played an instrumental role in the implementation of the refreshed retail strategy across the… read more »

Harry Dankyi

Harry Dankyi was appointed Head of Audit in November 2015. His responsibilities include managing and delivering the audit plan. This includes engaging with the Country CEO, External Auditors and regulator and providing assurance to the adequacy of controls to the Management Team and the Board inGhana Prior to joining the Bank, he was with Volta… read more »

Adoteye Anum

Adoteye Anumwas appointed Head, Financial Markets, Ghana and Head Treasury Markets West Africa excluding Nigeria on May 5, 2017. Adoteye Anumhas worked in various senior capacities in the Bank. He was Head of Global Markets in Uganda and Sierra Leone from 2007 to 2008. In his most recent role as Executive Director, Head ALM, Ghana… read more »

Alikem Adadevoh

Alikem Adadevoh was appointed Head, Legal, Ghana on January 23, 2017 and is responsible for leading the legal team in the country. Alikem Adadevoh has twenty five years of experience as a legal practitioner. She has a Master of Laws (LLM) Degree in International Banking and Finance Law from the University of London. She has… read more »

Joan Essel-Appiah Joan Essel-Appiah

Joan Essel-Appiah Joan Essel-Appiah was appointed as Head of Compliance West Africa on November 1st 2015 and has responsibility for leading and strengthening the Bank’s compliance and regulatory framework across West Africa. She moved to this role after leading the Legal and Compliance team in West Africa excluding Nigeria from April 2014 till end October… read more »

Asiedua Addae

Asiedua was appointed Head of Corporate Affairs, Brand and Marketing in November 2015 and is responsible for promoting and protecting the bank’s reputation through Corporate Affairs, Brand and Marketing activities in Ghana. Asiedua joined Standard Chartered in 2012 and has held various positions in the bank including Head, Brand and Marketing. Prior to joining Standard… read more »

Sheikh Jobe

Sheikh Jobe was appointed Chief Information Officer, Ghana & West Africa on 1 November 2015. Sheikh Jobe has 22 years of banking experience at global, regional and country level across banking technology and operations, operational risk management, Financial Crime Risk Management, Compliance, Audit and Branch banking. These included positions held as Global Head, Lending Operations… read more »