Our Board of Directors

The Foundation of Our Company

Prof Adjepong

Professor S.K. Adjepong

Chairman

Professor S. K. Adjepong is the immediate past Vice Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast, and is a physicist by profession. He is the President of the first Methodist University in Ghana, and Chairman of the African Peer Review Governing Council in Ghana.

Dr. Josiah Alfred Mills Cobbah

Board Member

Dr Cobbah brings to Stratcomm Africa his experience in development planning, Adult Education, Multiculturalism and Project management. He is a corporate administrator and academic with a strong interest in issues of management within multicultural settings. He taught for many years in universities in the U.S. before coming back to Ghana to be involved in the start-up of Westel Ghana, the country’s second licensed telecommunications network operator, which involved the U.S. company, Western Wireless. After eight years as Deputy Managing Director of Westel, he served as lecturer and Head of Administration at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the National Identification Authority and serves on the boards of other companies such as Vodafone Ghana.

Karen Akiwumi Tanoh

Board Member

Ms. Akiwumi-Tanoh is a Chartered Accountant with a BSC Degree in Business Administration and a qualification from the Institute of Chartered Accountants, England and Wales (ICAEW). She is currently Chairman of First Atlantic Bank after 22 years of working with the Ecobank Group, having been one of the pioneers of Ecobank (Ghana). She is also Director of the Advisory Board at Spenser Stuart (SA). As Stratcomm Africa is currently expanding its footprint into other countries in Africa, the experience of Ms. Akiwumi-Tanoh across the continent as well as her finance, banking and accounting skills will be invaluable for the growth of the company.

Peter Amissah

Board Member

Peter Amissah is a seasoned administrator and lawyer and currently practices law, after having worked for many years in the Public Sector. He has a passion for working to ensure social justice, a characteristic, which is in line with the values of Stratcomm Africa. He is very knowledgeable in the workings of Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies.

Sebastian Asem

Board Member

Sebastian Asem is the Chief Executive of Vihama Energy Company Limited, a Bulk Distribution Company in the Oil industry. Until May 2010, he was the Acting Managing Director of Access Bank Ghana Limited from which he resigned to pursue his most loved hobby, farming. He holds an MBA in Finance from University of Ghana – Legon, a Certificate in Negotiation from Harvard Business School, Cambridge Massachusetts, a Diploma in Oil Trading, Supply and Marketing from Oxford Princeton School UK, and a Bachelor of Science in Tourism from the University of Cape Coast.

Joshua Apeadu Siaw

Board Member

Joshua Apeadu-Siaw is a Corporate Lawyer and Director of the Africa Practice of the leading global law firm, White & Case LLP. His experience includes advising banks and other financial institutions in relation to cross-border project development and finance transactions as well as general bank lending with particular emphasis on the emerging markets, particularly Africa. He is responsible for coordinating White & Case’s Africa business and strategy.

Esther A.N. Cobbah

Chief Executive Officer

Esther Cobbah has strong professional credentials in communications. She has degrees from the University of Ghana as well as a postgraduate degree from Cornell University in the United States of America. She has been a consultant for numerous organizations, local & international, public & private, and has grown the company from a study table to a reputable company in Africa’s communication industry.