Investment Forum on March 8th
The Ghana Mission, New York hosted the Ghana/US Investment Forum on March 8th in commemoration of Ghana’s 59th Independence anniversary.
Organized by pan-African media group, Face2face Africa and PAN Africa Network.
Transformational Agenda- An Opportunity for Business and Investment” brought the Ghana/US business communities together for discussions on business and investment opportunities in one of Africa’s most lucrative markets, Ghana. The forum was specifically designed to present access to information and resources to U.S. businesses and investors with an interest in Ghana, while exploring opportunities for growth, sustainability, and economic development.
Speakers included prominent executives and leaders from both the private and public sector, including the Ghana Minister of Private Sector Development, Hon. Rashid Pelpuo, the CEO of Ghana Investment Promotion Center (GIPC), Mrs Mawuena Trebarh, Vice President, Global Public Policy and Government Affairs Kosmos Energy, Jeffrey Krilla, the Permanent Representative of Ghana to the United Nations: H. E. Mrs. Martha Ama Akyaa Pobee, and more.
The forum took place at ESPACE (635 West 42nd Street, NY, NY) on March 8, 2016 from 4pm to 6pm, and was immediately followed by an intimate cocktail reception/closing gala with a live band performance. The dress code for the event was festive/traditional/professional wear.