Board of Directors


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Honorable Kojo Yankah

Honorable Kojo Yankah is a Communication Specialist and an International Public Relations Consultant.
He is the Chairman and Lead Consultant of Yankah & Associates and the founder of the African University College of Communications, Ghana.

Kojo has over 40 years of practical experience in the broad communication areas of Print and Broadcast Journalism, Public Relations, Marketing, Writing and Publishing.

He has served nine years as Director of the Ghana Institute of Journalism and two years as Editor of the Daily Graphic. He has also served as Member of Parliament (1993-2000) and Minister of State in the Republic of Ghana.

Author of seven books, he has traveled extensively in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, North and South America, China and Europe.
Mr. Yankah was educated at the University of Ghana up to the graduate level, and further at University of Nairobi and Cornell University, Ithaca, New York on Fellowships.

He is Past President and current Fellow of the Institute of Public Relations Ghana.
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Mr. Berifi Apenteng

Mr. Berifi Apenteng is a Media and Communications Consultant and the Chief Executive Officer of CorpCom Ghana, a Strategic Communications Company.
A journalist and lawyer by training, Mr. Apenteng has extensive background in Media and Communications management with over thirty years experience in Radio, Television, Newspaper and Film.

He was one time Director General, Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, General Manager, TV3 Network Limited, Managing Director of Graphic Communications Group and Managing Director, TV Africa.

He sits on a number of Boards and is currently the Chairman of the Governing Council of the Ghana Institute of Journalism.

Mr. Apenteng holds an Executive MBA from the University of Ghana Business School and is also a Barrister-at-Law.

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Agbesi Kwadzo Dzakpasu

Agbesi Kwadzo Dzakpasu is a structured Finance Lawyer and a Partner in an Accra based Law Firm, Lexkudoz.

He is also a Director of Media General (Ghana) Limited, owners of TV3 Network Limited.

Mr. Dzakpasu is presently the Company Secretary and Secretary to the Board of the Ghana National Gas Company as well as the Secretary to the Board of the Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Company Limited.

Mr. Dzakpasu was called to the Ghana Bar in 2000 and has an LLB Degree from the University of Ghana and an LLM in Banking and Finance from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

He is a Member of the Ghana Bar Association (GBA) and the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN).

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Ben Korley

Ben Korley is a Chartered Accountant with over thirty years working experience and is currently the Managing Partner of Intellisys, a firm of Chartered Accountants.

He was a partner of Deloitte & Touche for fourteen years. He also serves on a number of Boards, prominent among them being UniBank Ghana Limited and Christian Community Microfinance Limited.

He is the Honorary Treasurer of the Accra Diocese of the Methodist Church Ghana and an assessor of the High Court of Justice, Commercial Division.

He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (Ghana).

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Mrs. Norkor Duah

Mrs. Duah is the Chief Executive Officer of Lowe Lintas (Lowe Accra) an integrated communications company affiliated to Lowe Worldwide and Partners and has over twenty six years experience in Ghana’s Creative, Advertising, Marketing and Management Sector.

Mrs. Duah is currently Vice President of Development-Africa International Advertising Association and the Immediate Past President of Advertising Association of Ghana.

She has worked assiduously in various capacities on numerous councils, including the Council of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) and is currently on Brand Ghana Council.

Mrs. Duah sits on a number of Corporate Boards including Adesa Productions Limited and National Conservation Research Centre.

Mrs. Duah is a graduate of Watford College in the UK.

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Betty Zormelo

Betty is a seasoned HR Practitioner with over twenty years experience, both locally and internationally, and is currently the Executive Director and Head of Human Resources Consulting at Zormelo & Associates, a Human Resource, Management and Development Consulting firm.

She worked as a Training Manager with British Rail, Principal Consultant (HR) with Deloitte & Touche, and until joining Zormelo & Associates was Head of Human Resource Operations in Barclays Bank responsible for Africa.

Prior to this, she was HR Director for Barclays Bank of Ghana, Regional Head of HR for Northern Africa and Functional HR Business Partner at the Barclays Africa Regional Office in Johannesburg, South Africa.

She is a qualified Lawyer by profession and holds an MSc (Econs) from the University of London.

She is a member of the Institute of Personnel and Development, UK, and a member of the Boards of Databank Balanced Fund and TV3 Network.

Edith Dankwa

Edith Dankwa

Edith Dankwa is the Publisher /CEO of Business Times Africa Magazine (BT), Energy Today Magazine (ET) and the Business & Financial Times newspaper (Africa’s Leading Provider of Business Information).

Edith renders consultancy services on marketing communications and is an advisor on business investment related issues.

She also practices as a market entry strategist for foreign businesses seeking to extend their operations to Ghana.

Edith sits on a number of Corporate Boards including International Chamber of Commerce and African Business Leaders Foundation.

Edith holds an Executive MBA from the GIMPA Business School.

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Mawuli Hedo

Mawuli Hedo is an investment banker and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of The FirstGroup (Ghana) Ltd.

FirstGroup is a Management Consultancy Firm and a Private Equity Company with investment concentration in Media, Banking and Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, ICT among others.

Prior to his current role, Mawuli served as the CEO and Executive Director of FirstBanC Financial Services.

He also worked with SAS Finance Group where he was involved in a lot of corporate deals including the IPOs of GOIL, Golden Star Resources and Pioneer Kitchenware.

He was also the technical team leader in the design and marketing of the Government of Ghana Golden Jubilee Bonds.

Mawuli holds an MSC in Finance.