Ken Ofori Attah

Ken Ofori Attah is is a Ghanaian economist, investment banker, and politician as well as the co-founder of Databank Group.

Here are 10 Facts you probably didn’t know about the current Minister of Finance

  1. On 22nd of January 2020, a man named Nuetey Latif Ahinguah was given a 12-month prison sentence with hard labour for impersonating Ofori-Atta on social media.
  2. He had his basic level education at the Accra Newtown Experimental School together with Tsatsu Tsikata.
  3. He is a member of the prominent Ofori-Atta family of that has been influential in politics, law, chieftaincy and business.
  4. He co-Founded of Databank Financial Services together with Daniel Ofori-Atta, Keli Gadzekpo and Togbe Afede XIV in  the year 1990.
  5. In May 2018, he was adjudged Best Africa Finance Minister of the year by London-based magazine, The Banker.ken ofori atta
  6. He was honored by PriceWaterHouse twice as one of the Top 5 Most Respected CEOs in Ghana.
  7. Ken is a Henry Crown fellow of the Aspen Institute. He was adjudged as the 2nd most respected C.E.O in Ghana.
  8. Ken is a Donaldson Fellow at Yale University in 2010.
  9.  He is a Co-Founder of the Aspen Africa Leadership Initiative.
  10. He is a recipient of the John Jay Award from Columbia University in 2011.
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