Charles F. Oduro

Managing Director of KEK Insurance Brokers Limited

Charles Oduro is the Managing Director (MD) of KEK Insurance Brokers Limited. He is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner and a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute, UK (FCII). He holds Doctorate in Business Administration and Master of Applied Business Research from Swiss Business School and also holds Executive Master of Business Administration, Finance option and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Administration Insurance option from the University of Ghana Business School (formerly known as the School of Administration, University of Ghana).

Charles is an accomplished professional, results oriented and an effective team builder. He serves as a Part Time Lecturer at the Ghana Insurance College, Subject Matter Expert for the Ghana Chartered Institute of Supply Chain Management and sits on several Boards including the Business Council of Africa (Ghana). He is also a member of the Ghana Insurance Institute’s Ethics committee.

Firm Overview:

KEK insurance brokers limited is a local insurance broking firm with substantial international links providing enhanced broking services to several local and multinational firms in all sectors of the economy. The company was registered as a limited liability company in 1985, and obtained the license to operate as an insurance broking and consultancy firm in 1990. The company since its establishment has competently handled insurances of well-placed local and multinational companies.

The company has been continuously adjudged by the National Insurance Commission as the leading insurance broking firm in Ghana since 1992. A KEK insurance broker limited has been able to achieve this feat because of the quality of service rendered to our cherished clients. We have structured and restructured insurances of several organisations, which has enabled them to save on premiums, and rationalised their accounts to minimize cost.

These insurance and reinsurance brokerage services have been offered by a strong team of professionals with extensive experience in insurance both locally and internationally.

Martha Owusu

Martha Owusu is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) , She holds a degree and a Master’s degree in Accounting. Martha has years of experience in the African Market as an investment advisor, introducing businesses from all over the world into Africa.

Martha is the founder of Way to Africa Ltd an organisation that promotes and assists investors to succeed in their business in Africa. Way to Africa promotes direct foreign investments in Africa.

  • Chartered Certified Accountant
  • African Investment Advisor

Way to Africa is a business that focuses on assisting companies and investors succeed in the African Market.

Firm Overview:

The safe and secure way to invest in Africa

Way to Africa is an organisation that promotes investments in Africa. We have experts that have succeeded in doing business in Africa who are ready to hold your hands and take you to Africa. We have offices in the UK, Africa, Cameroun and other African countries.

Kingsford Amofa-Ayemang

Kingsford Amofa-Agyemang is the founder and the lead lawyer in KAA Law . He also doubles as the Managing Partner of the larger company Valuation & Appraisal Consult. Kingsford is a lawyer with core training in property and land law. He has over 15 years in private practice in property issues.

He is a member of Ghana Bar Association with very active practice in Accra. Initially trained as a Land Economist from the University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana with a BSc (Hons) degree in Land Economy and a business reengineering skills with an Executive Masters in Business Administration Degree in Finance from the University of Ghana Legon. He is both a member of the Ghana Bar Association and the Ghana Institution of Surveyor (GhIS).

Mr. Amofa-Agyemang is experienced in Land and Property Law having had years of collaborative practice with the Pricewaterhousecoopers on varied corporate legal and property related assignments. He has virtually become a walking encyclopedia of land law.

Before forming KAA Law he worked with a law firm called Kulendi at law where he was the Lead Lawyer in Property Law. He is very familiar with the property laws in Ghana. Since forming KAA Law he has been the lead lawyer in the firm leading the team in several negotiations and litigation assignments. His judgments on land law have been impeccable over the years.

Mr. Amofa-Agyemang is also an experienced valuer of fixed assets, landed properties, farms stocks and equipment, land acquisition, development and management, estate management and property investment appraisal.

He has consulted for a number of local and multinational companies through his collaboration with Pricewaterhousecoopers and other organization. He has consulted for companies such as MTN on property acquisitions and registration. He was the main consultant that carried out land acquisition for the West African Gas Pipeline Company, a US$ 600 World Bank project for Ghana, Nigeria and Benin. He has consulted for the Canadian High Commission in Accra for over 6 years.

Law Firm:

KAA Law firm based in Accra Ghana, is dedicated to the provision of legal services to our varied clients. KAA Law is organised in a manner to be capable of covering almost all fields of law, but having its emphasis on real estate and general property law, construction issues, commercial and company law.

We represent our clients at both national and international levels. Using our knowledge and highly professional experience in property issues we offer solutions that provide added value to our clients’ businesses and lead them to success.

KAA Law cooperates successfully with lawyers and law firms within Ghana and abroad. We have an established network of professionals like notaries public, accountants, auditors, real estate brokers, estate valuers, land surveyors, planners, etc. so we are able to meet the requirements of our clients in all business sectors, because we offer not only legal, but property valuation and appraisals, property audits, and facilities management services.

The diverse background of our team of staff has been one of the reasons which often put us above our competitors. Our clients include some of the companies featured in the prestigious Ghana Club 100 and some multinational companies.

Our firm is managed by some of the best all round real estate lawyers you can find in Ghana currently. The Managing Partner, Kwasi Amofa-Agyemang is a specialist in the real estate and development law. Beside his law qualifications, Mr. Amofa-Agyemang also holds a BSc.(Hons) degree in Land Economy and Real Estate from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and has over 19 years practice in the real estate industry. Thus besides being a member of the Ghana Bar he is also a member of the Valuation and Estate Surveying Division of the Ghana Institution of Surveyors, the official body regulating real estate practice in. Mr. Amofa-Agyemang also has an MBA in Finance with special emphasis in real estate investment and analysis. He also has up to level 3 the ACCA and understands real estate finance and accounting.

In October 2011, Mr. Amofa-Agyemang was invited to give a lecture in Methods of appraising real estate investment in Ghana at the annual conference of the Ghana Institution of Surveyors. He is a member of the Africa Real Estate Society (AFRES).

Secondly, our law firm is also run together with its sister company called Valuation & Appraisal Consult, which provides a full scale real estate advisory services, namely: real estate assets acquisition, development, management and maintenance, rental and sales as well as valuation, surveying and appraisal services.

Thirdly, our lawyers and professionals have participated in several national and international real estate conferences notable among these are the annual Conferences of the American Real Estate Society in 2011 in Seattle USA and Florida, in 2012, Africa Real Estate Society in Windhoek in 2011 and that of the commonwealth Association of Surveyors and Land Economists (CASTLE) in Malta in 2011. This has equipped our lawyers and professionals to render top class real estate advisory services.

Our firm also provide support services to other law firms in handling real estate and inheritance matters. For the last three years our lawyers have also served as resource personnel and arbitrators for the Ghana Arbitration Centre in resolving real estate related disputes one of such disputes involved FAO office of the United Nations in Accra, Ghana.

Our firm’s knowledge and experience in real estate cuts across both local and international and also covers both customary and statutory holdings of land transaction.

We have provided advisory services in construction and real estate development and mortgage transactions for banks for real estate financing.

Our knowledge in real estate appraisal and valuation also puts us above our peers and we are a preferred choice law firm for real estate developers because we provide boutique real estate advisory services.

Our non law real estate professionals in our team are very dynamic and enterprising and highly respected in the real industry in Ghana.

Our services range goes beyond providing ordinary legal advisory services to include investment and development and well as environment aspects of the real estate business and we are unparalleled in Ghana in this area.

Cynthia (Jumu) Quarcoo

Founder and Managing Partner, Cynthia (Jumu) Quarcoo has extensive experience as a Corporate and Finance lawyer in Ghana and the United Kingdom.

Cynthia has over 15 years’ experience representing institutional clients. Cynthia is an experienced corporate/commercial lawyer with finance experience with specialization in the energy, financial and infrastructure sectors. An economics and business graduate, Cynthia’s early career as an Analyst at PriceWaterHouse Coopers has strengthened her ability to provide clients with commercially sound legal advice.

Until recently, Cynthia worked as a Senior Associate in the Banking and Finance Practice of International law firm, Fasken Martineau LLP in London and as a Consultant Senior Lawyer in the International Finance and Corporate department of Radix Legal & Consulting in London where she provided advise on general debt, project, development and asset finance transactions. Her representative experience includes the provision of project finance structuring advice on a $1.5 million joint venture coal to power infrastructure deal, advising the borrower on a $85 million syndicated loan facility and advising the lead arranger on a $400 million syndicated loan for an energy project.

Cynthia has a strong understanding of the African legal and business landscape., including the unique cultural and political challenges across different countries. An expert in advising firms setting up in emerging markets, she has a deep knowledge of international trade and customs law. Her experience ranges from establishing businesses and consultancies, to working with multinational firms conducting cross-border mergers, acquisitions, financing and refinancing. She also specializes in insolvency and corporate restructuring, having advised PwC on the liquidation of Ghana Airways in 2005.

Her achievements include, recognition by Chambers Global and Legal 500 as a leading lawyer within the field of ‘General Business Law (Ghana)’. (2009 – 2012 editions) and recognitionas a leading lawyer by IFLR 1000. She is a Contributor to the World Bank’s flagship “Doing Business Project” (2007-2017), Investment Guide to Sub-Saharan Africa: ‘What Chinese Investors Need to Know’ 2011 and The International Trade Centre (Joint WTO and UN Agency), Model Contracts for Small Firms: Legal Guidance for Doing International Business 2010.

She holds an LLM in Corporate Commercial Law and is currently undertaking an LLM in Banking and Finance Law.  She also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Economics and Business Law, and is a Barrister of England and Wales, Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana. She is a member of Lincoln’s Inn and the Ghana Bar Association.

Cynthia heads the following Practice Areas within the firm:

– Banking and Finance (including Regulatory)
– Mergers & Acquisitions
– Energy/ Infrastructure / Mining
– Litigation & ADR
– Tax
– Intellectual Property, Entertainment, Media and Sports

Law Firm Overview:

CQ Legal & Consulting is a law firm based in Accra, Ghana that serves the needs of a broad range of corporate and unincorporated institutions and individuals.

We pride ourselves on our excellent service and extensive understanding of the legal systems, cultures, economic and regulatory environment in Ghana and sub-Saharan Africa. Total client satisfaction is always our goal and we see ourselves as partners with our clients in achieving their objectives.

Ace Anan Ankomah

Ace Anan Ankomah is the Managing Partner and Head of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice group. He leads a strongly dedicated team of lawyers who are committed to excellence, diligence and hard work. He has 23 years’ experience in legal practice.

Aside his work as a lawyer, Ace manages the affairs of the firm assiduously, ensuring that every department is functioning for the continuous development of the firm and society. His skills as manager and administrator have jointly contributed towards the high rankings the firm has attained in both local and international circles.

Ace is a member of the Ghana Bar Association. He has served on the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce, and as the Regional Vice-Chair for Europe/Middle East/Africa of the Lex Mundi Managing Partners Committee. He has also worked as the General Manager of the Data Centa Limited, a subsidiary of our firm. In addition, Ace has served on various boards and advisory committees nationwide.

Ace graduated from the University of Ghana in 1990 with a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B). After which he enrolled into the Ghana School of Law leaving with a Qualification Certificate in Law in 1992. From 1993-1994, he further pursued a Masters of Laws (LL.M) focusing on International Taxation at the Queen’s University in Canada. From the late 80’s to the millennium years Ace has taken up varied teaching and legal focused assignments whilst working with the University of Ghana, Legon and the Queens University, Canada where he has worked a research assistant and Lecturer.

Ace has therefore become an acknowledged leader in litigation and dispute resolution, possessing wide experience in the practice and in the teaching of Company Law, Tax Law and Civil Litigation & Procedure.

Law Firm:

Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah (“BELA”) is a leading corporate and commercial law firm in Ghana with broad expertise and experience in providing first-rate legal services for international and local corporations in all sectors of the economy.

Our mission is to excel in client service, contribute to the development of the legal profession and society in general. We tackle challenging projects creatively, conduct legal research and due diligence painstakingly, and offer fearless representation to our clients. We are able to offer commercially astute and innovative advice, due to the high calibre of our lawyers and the depth of our knowledge and expertise across a wide range of industries.

We are one of the first Ghanaian firms to offer a full service as well as specialized expertise in a number of key practice areas:

– Business and Industry
– Construction, Infrastructure and Transport
– Energy and Natural Resources
– Financial Institutions and Capital Markets
– Litigation and Dispute Resolution
– Pensions, Employment and Immigration
– Technology, Media and Telecommunications

We work hard at getting better by recruiting the best professional and administrative staff, who develop through a wide range of continuing legal education activities.

We are team players and believe in meeting deadlines and delivering our work on time. We often work on major projects involving a wide range of parties and institutions, and will go the extra mile to ensure that the entire project is successful.

A very warm welcome to Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa and Ankomah.

Eugene Asiamah-Boadi

Messers MGI O.A.K Chartered Accountants has been established as a result of the demerger of Messrs MGI Hydefynn & Osei in July, 2011. It was established by Mr. Timothy Osei, Consulting Partner Assurance of MGI Hydefynn & Osei and Mr. D. T. Acquaye former Deputy Commissioner of Ghana Revenue Authority.

Our firm has a commitment to Excellence in Client Service. We build long term trusting relationships with our clients. The trust and commitment to our clients enable us to thoroughly understand and meet the clients’ business needs. We take pride in partnering up with our clients and effectively assuming their problems and challenges as our own. As a result, we are readily available at all times to provide timely service. Our firm has established strategic alliances with other professionals who can bring expertise to the table for our clients. Ultimately, our goal is to succeed by helping our clients to succeed in their businesses.

Our firm is a member of Midsnell Group International, an association of independent local accounting firms worldwide. Our Mr Osei, and all the firms he has been associated with, has had long affiliation with the group.

MGI Group International is an international association of independent accounting firms established over fifty (50) years ago, and is now represented in over two hundred (200) offices in seventy (70) countries worldwide. The strategic network allows for both global interaction and sharing of technical and special resources.