Mr. Edward Agyekum Kufuor
Edward Agyekum Kufuor iscurrently an Executive Member of the Governing Council of the Asian-African Chamber of Commerce and Industry – AACCI, a trans-national chamber with governance, board advisory and oversight responsibilities over two of the world’s largest continents with coverage of over 100 member countries.
Additionally, Edward serves as the Chairman of Heritage Capital Management, an investment banking and financial instruments trading firm with offices in Europe, USA, South Africa and Ghana.
He is also the President of Hannaba Limited and its subsidiaries and a Board Member/Director of Origin 8, a Ghana-based premier Advertising and Marketing Company.
A Computer Science, Business Management concentration graduate (Dillard University, USA), Edward ventured early into the world of business/entrepreneurship and has built an extensive network of local and international partners in sectors including agriculture, energy and the services industry. Edward firmly believes that economic growth is achieved by international and strategic investment in scalable businesses to create local employment. He is a successful agriculturist, single handedly providing employment to over 140 people.In responding to the needs of the youth, he co-founded Ntetsia, an organization that provides business advisory and mentoring to over 20,000 young entrepreneurs nationwide. As a Youth Advocate, he is passionate about holistically empowering young people to fulfill their potential through mentoring and philanthropic support.
He comes on board with high expertise in Governance and Leadership,Advocacy, Organizational Development and International Relations.
Mr. Agyekum Kufuor is experienced in SME set ups, mentoring and growth. Additionally, he has practical knowledge and experience in project finance, asset management, growth and venture capital management.
Edward is an expert in conflict resolution and management, He is also a budding Politician, a Pastor, a Motivational Speaker and an Actor.
Mr. EdwardAgyekum Kufuorhails from one of Ghana’s prominent political families. He is the second son of the Former President of the Republic of Ghana (2001-2009), His Excellency John Agyekum Kufuor.( Also served as Chairman of the African Union- AU from 2007 to 2008).