The Economy of Ghana to a large extend depend on the number of investors in the country. These businessmen in Ghana inject a lot capital by creating companies.
They also help in reducing the unemployment rate at they employ a lot of people into their companies. These businessmen have achieved a lot for themselves and the country as a whole. They have also helped in solving some of the country’s problems.
Glusea.com brings to you top 5 most successful businessmen in Ghana.
OSEI KWAME DESPITE
Osei Kwame Despite is one of the most successful and richest businessmen in Ghana Affectionately called Osei Kwame Despite,
he started life as a petty trader, dealing in music cassettes, padlocks, feeding bottles and other merchandise at Dunkwa-Offinso. After years of painful struggle in the village to make it in life, he joined other friends to seek greener pastures in Lagos, Nigeria.
Despite Group of Companies (DGC) incorporated include U2 Company Limited (Iodated Salt Production), Neat Foods Company Limited (which produces and markets NEAT Fufu, NEAT Banku, NEAT Abenkwan, NEAT Hausa Koko, NEAT Diary Products) and more. The latest addition to the family is the digital television station, United Television.
Osei Kwame Despite owns radio stations across the country, top radios like Okay FM, Neat FM, Peace FM among others. He also owns the most-watched TV station in Ghana, UTV.
He also owns businesses like real estate, importation, and exportation of commodities etc
DR. PAPA KWESI NDUOM
Coconut Grove Hotels (Miners lodge at Obuasi, Regency in Accra, Bridge House in Elmina, Beach Resort at Elmina and two new ones coming up at Sakumono and Wa)
2. GN savings and loans (260 branches in Ghana, Ivory Coast, Antigua, Zimbabwe, Pueto Rico, Saint Kitts-and-Nevis, USA, Togo, Benin and Liberia)
3. GN Quarry 4. GN Printing Press Check FULL LIST OF NDUOM COMPANIES HERE
MR. KWABENA KESSE
Mr. Kwabena Kesse is an accomplished Business Executive and Entrepreneur, who has to his credit the under-listed chain of business entities and institutions, together known as the KESSBEN Group of Companies of which he is the Chief Executive Officer:
- KESSBEN Travel and Tours Ltd (KESSBEN LUFTHANSA CITY CENTRE)
- KESSBEN Travel and Tours Resort
- FOSUA Hotel Ltd
- KESSBEN University College
- KESSBEN Driving School
- KESSBEN Computer School
- KESSBEN FM Radio
- KESSBEN Foundation
- Multi Credit Savings and Loans Ltd
Ibrahim Mahama, the brother of Ghana’s Ex-President His Execllency John Dramani Mahama is a very successful businessman. His businesses spans from mining, construction and poultry to real estate. Ibrahim Mahama is a very hardworking person and currently employs over 4,500 people.