These company representatives have been trained as trainers for our Compliance Training for Businesses.
Frank Abdulai Iddrisu is Compliance Manager at Jospong Group of Companies and responsible for developing and overseeing control systems to prevent violations on regulatory requirements as well as internal policies. Amongst his tasks are the evaluation of the efficiency of controls and its continuous improvement, periodical revision of strategies and reports to identify hidden risks or nonconformity issues. Thus, he is responsible for the preservation of Jospong Group’s integrity by respecting the lawful and ethical course.
Previously, Frank worked with the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) for ten years as a detective before moving to private sector where he worked with Opportunity International Savings and Loans Limited for six years as an Internal Audit Investigations Manager. Frank is also a founding partner of Applied Principles Consulting Limited, an IT Security and Digital Forensics firm in Ghana. Frank holds a Bachelor’s degree in IT from Open University of Malaysia, a Diploma in Journalism from the Correspondence School of Journalism, Kumasi, a certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) from ISACA USA, a Cisco Certified Network Associate from Cisco Inc., USA. Furthermore, he is Oracle Certified Associate & -Professional from Oracle University, USA.
Osman Abudulai is a professional banker with over thirty years’ experience in the financial services industry. He is currently the Chief Compliance Officer of GCB Bank Limited. Prior to this position, he was in branch operations as a Branch Manager. He also worked with the Treasury Department of GCB Bank and later became an Investment Analyst with Activity Venture Finance Company. Abudulai holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Finance Option) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Sociology from the University of Ghana. He also holds a Diploma in Management from the College of Professional Management in London, UK. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers Ghana and Association of Certified Compliance Professionals in Africa.
Martin Awuku Ahorney is currently the Board Chairman for Amuga Rural Bank and an Associate Partner at EGAS Capital Ltd.
He previously worked in the mining industry in Ghana and Tanzania in various positions in finance. Martin is a chartered management accountant, and has MBA (Finance/investments), and an MSc in Finance (Economic Policy). He is a student of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).
Abraham Agbozo is Compliance Counsel at Newmont Ghana Gold Limited. Abraham previously worked with the Energy and Natural Resources group at Bentsi-Enchill Letsa & Ankomah, in Accra and with the M & A Practice group at Cravath, Swaines & Moore in New York. Abraham has a J. D. from Marquette University Law School, Wisconsin, U.S.A.
Ronke Ampiah is Director for Pricing, Market Access and Government Affairs at Merck, responsible for North and West Africa. She previously worked as a consultant for PriceSpective (UK), developing pricing and product launch strategies for pharmaceutical companies. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Bryn Mawr College, USA and a Master of Philosophy in Bioscience Enterprise from Cambridge University, UK.
Patrick Kwadzie is the Managing Director of Kenycorb Limited, a marketing management & institutional development company with representation in Anglo-West African markets. He has previously worked in various capacities for a number of companies, including Rothmans International, GlaxoSmithKline, Kwatsons Ghana Limited and Ernest Chemists. Patrick holds a Master of Philosophy in Development Studies, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Organisation Development and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing among other qualifications.
Frank Owusu-Ansah is Area HSSE & Business Continuity Manager of Maersk Group of Companies. Prior to that, he served as HSSE & Claims Manager – Western & Central Africa Area at DAMCO Logistics. He was previously the Terminal and Corporate HSSE Manager for APM Terminals Ghana Ltd. Frank has worked for Maersk Group in Ghana since 2003 in different positions. Frank has a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Ghana, Master of Science in Logistics Management from St. Clement University, U. K. and also holds advanced certificates in Safety and Security Management from NEBOSH and Control Risk. Frank is currently pursuing a Master of Science degree in Defence and International Politics at the Ghana Armed Forces Staff College, Accra, Ghana.
Eric Nii Boi Quartey is a Chartered Banker and a Compliance Professional with several years of experience in banking, beginning with the Standard Chartered Bank in 1978, through the erstwhile Metropolitan & Allied Bank (now UT Bank) to Universal Merchant Bank (formerly Merchant Bank Ghana Limited; where Eric left as the Head of Compliance & AMLRO in January 2016. Among others, he set up the Compliance Unit, developed its Compliance Policy and the AML Policy. As an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB); he is Ghana’s only Fellow of the International Compliance Association (FICA) of the UK and the current Chief Examiner in the “Law & Practice of Banking” – a final paper in the Associateship Examination of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. Eric is currently a Lead Partner at PREDEQ Consult and Deputy Head of Ghana’s Chapter of the Association of Certified Compliance Practitioners in Africa (ACCPA) – a not-for-profit organization in California. Eric holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the Central University in Accra.
Mark Ofori Kwafo is the Regional Environmental and Sustainability Coordinator for Ecobank Anglophone West Africa. Previously he worked as Head of Procurement, and also served as project manager during Ecobank Ghana and The Trust Bank integration. Prior to his current employment, he had worked with the Electricity Company of Ghana and the Tema Metropolitan Assembly. Mark holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Ghana Business School, Legon and a BSc. (Hons) degree in Geodetic Engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
Solomon Tettey-Akpeng is the Deputy Country Risk Manager for Ecobank Ghana. His career in the banking sector spans over 30 years, starting from Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited. He was once an Executive Director and the Risk Manager for Ecobank Uganda Limited as part of the team that started the Uganda operations of Ecobank from the scratch.