Advisory Board

Meet our Advisory board

Chiara-Felicitas Otto

Managing Director bei exficon GmbH und Eight Innovations GmbH

exficon offers expert consulting services and innovative financing schemes including the implementation of complex financing structures for your export and project financings. The financial advisory firm based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany is specialized on transactions in emerging economies and developing countries with a strong focus on Africa. Since its incorporation in 2011, exficon’s team has achieved a coverage of 25+ countries across the African continent and other selected countries in South East Asia and the Caucasus region.


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Andrew Opuni-Ampong

Over fifteen years of broad based experience as a Partner/Senior Partner/Managing

Partner of Deloitte & Touche, a firm of Chartered Accountants and Management


Erika Amoako-Agyei

Erika Amoako-Agyei is the Founder & Executive Director of Africa Intercultural Consulting. She is an experienced intercultural trainer & business consultant, public speaker and writer working with global companies and organizations with existing or expanding operations in Africa. In 2016, she was selected by Stanford University for a one-year assignment in Ghana to advance economic opportunities in West Africa (Sept. 2017–2018).

Professor Kwaku Atuahene-Gima, PhD.

Kwaku is the Founding President & Executive Dean of Nobel International Business School (NIBS) in Accra, Ghana. Prior to founding NIBS in October 2014, he was Professor of Innovation Management & Marketing at the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai for nearly 10 years; during that time he was also the Founding Executive Director of CEIBS Africa Campus in Accra, Ghana for five years.

Dr. Francis Boateng Agyenim

Dr. Francis Boateng Agyenim is the Director of CSIR-Institute of Industrial Research (CSIR-IIR) in Ghana. He is responsible for the day-to-day administration of Ghana’s foremost industrial research and development institute whose mandate is to drive national development and global competitiveness in industry through scientific and technological research.