Agnes Emefa Essah is a multiple award-winning marketing expert with over 27 years experience garnered in the telecommunications and beverage industries including blue chip companies such as Millicom International Cellular (Tigo Ghana), Guinness Ghana Breweries Ltd. (Diageo Ghana) and most recently Vodafone Ghana Ltd.
Her expertise in marketing focuses on keeping the consumer at the heart of business decisions while driving profitability and shareholder value.
She has participated in various leadership and business dialogues in Kenya, Nigeria, Egypt, Cameroun, South Africa, Greece, Portugal and Spain. She has also had working stints in the UK at the Diageo Headquarters and in Namibia, Africa.
Her personal awards include:
• Marketing practitioner of the year 2012, from the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG); and
• Top 50 Marketing and Communications Professionals in West Africa, by Marketing World Awards (MWA) in 2017.
She has served on the Board of Directors of Guinness Ghana Breweries Ltd. and on the Vodafone Foundation Board.
She holds a BA (Hons) and MBA degrees, both from University of Ghana, and a mini MBA in Telecommunications Management from Telecoms Academy UK.