Mr. E.H.K. Amankwa

Mr. E.H.K. Amankwa

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Mr. E.H.K. Amankwa is the President of Agro Commodity Brokers (ACB) Ghana Ltd. Prior to founding ACB, he served as the managing director of Ghana Food Distribution Corporation providing executive functions to all business units within the corporation. His xecutive responsibilities included development of corporate strategies, performance measurements, and establishment of procedures and policies.

Mr. E.H.K. Amankwa also served as the General Manager for Ghana Food Distribution Corp where he was responsible for corporate negotiations and purchasing and sales activities. He held numerous offices during his tenure at Ghana Food Distribution Corporation, namely, Deputy Managing Director, Marketing Manager, Assistant Marketing Manager, Manager of Groceries & Rural Trade, Area Manager for Cape Coast, and Market Research Officer.

Mr. Amankwa served as the acting Chief Executive of Ghana Rice Production Company. At GRPC, he was responsible for the production and processing of rice, coordinative activities of all functional departments, and performance evaluations of all business units. Mr. Amankwa has also co-authored two books, titled, "The Wages and Incomes of Agricultural Workers in Ghana" in conjunction with ISSER for ILO and "The economics of tobacco production in the Akatsi District of South Eastern Ghana."

He served as a member of the Management Committee of Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club, the Board of Directors for Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club, the Professional League Board, and the Board of Sports Endowment Fund. Mr. Amankwa is a graduate of University of Ghana where he received his BSc. (Hons.) in Agricultural Economy. He has also received certificates in Basic costing from MDPI, Grain Marketing and storage from Kansas State University, and Food Marketing from Feldefing, West Germany.