Top 100 Speakers in Ghana

Emmaline Datey


She is a Speaker, a Trainer, a Mentor, Coach and a Social Media Writer. Emmaline is a chartered HR Practitioner (PHR 2014) from the Human Resource Certification Institute, USA with a first-class degree from the Valley View University.
She is currently a trainee at the John Maxwell Online University. She is vibrant speaker focusing on Leadership, Personal and Career Development, Life Skills, Job Search strategies, and Performance Management. President of the Ladies Guide Inc, a mentorship network under the EventGuide Magazine Group. She is the founder of Fearless and Fabulous Network in Ghana.
She is the group HR and Administrative Manager at EIB Network.

Emmanuel Dei-Tumi


He is one of two pioneers of the motivational speaking industry in Ghana and has developed into one of the nation’s foremost authorities in unearthing and tapping into human potential. He is a motivational speaker, a youth development practitioner, an author, a training consultant, an entrepreneur, a philanthropist and a radio and television personality.
Emmanuel is the Founder and Group CEO of The Future Leaders Group, an indigenous group with interests in youth development, micro-finance, training consulting, micro-insurance and publishing. He hosted a weekly motivational television show on GTV and TV3 in Ghana known as “The Possibility Forum”, watched by millions of Ghanaians.
His highly acclaimed and successful books are, “Unraveling the Secrets to Wealth Creation”, “What I wish I Knew Before the Age of Twenty” and “Customer Service is Attitude Not a Department”

Eric Edem Agbana


He is a Development Policy Analyst, a Radio Presenter and Social Entrepreneur. Passionate about Reading, Volunteerism and Advocacy, he has become one the youngest speakers in Ghana various topics.
He is the Founder of United Volunteers Network, which aim is to encourage young people to give back to their country and be socially responsible through volunteerism.
Edem speaks, coaches, trains and consults on youth development, leadership and social advocacy issues. With over six years’ experience in youth development and empowerment, he is recognized as a role model to many young people in Ghana.
He is also the co-founder and deputy Executive Director of the Leadership Sense Project, an initiative that makes him travel extensively in Ghana to consult for schools and youth groups on the need to raise a new generation of result-oriented leaders. He is the host of “Defining Moments”, a leadership and entrepreneurial empowerment programme on Radio XYZ.

Ethel Cofie


She is the CEO and Founder of EDEL Technology Consulting, an IT Consulting Company in West Africa and Europe who was recently named IT Consulting Firm of the year by the Telecoms and IT Industry.
She is also the Founder of Women in Tech Africa, Africa’s largest women in tech group with members in over 30 Africa countries and in the diaspora and growing.
She Created ‘Women in Tech Week’, a global event which started in 2016 which impacts over 10,000 women globally. She has been featured on BBC and has had opinion pieces published on CNN on the topics of technology in emerging markets, and women leadership. She is an adviser and consultant on technology growth in emerging markets. She is a keynoter and tech inspirer.
She believes that one need to share their story to inspire others.

Farida Bedwei


She is a Software Engineer, an App Developer and now, a Speaker. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy, an incurable neurological disorder that affects body movement and muscle coordination but does not interfere with the ability to learn, at age one, she has refused to let her disability hold her back.
Today she is one of the most influential women in business and finance on the continent.
She is the co-founder and chief technical officer of software company Logiciel. She has developed a cloud software platform that is being used by 130 micro-finance companies nationwide who administer loans to their customers by sending a code to their mobile phones via SMS and the code exchanged for money at any branch, making small loans available immediately.
She speaks on various stages across the content of Africa. She is the author of “Definition of a miracle“, a novel that tells her life story.

Ferdinand Senyo Lawson


Ferdinand Senyo Lawson is an award-winning author of many motivational and inspirational books.
He is a publication consultant, a columnist in, THE VYN MAGAZINE, one the biggest Christian magazine in United Kingdom, Modernghana.com and the African Dazzle Magazine (UK).
He serves as the armour bearer to Bishop Michael Hutton-Wood, Senior Pastor of House of Judah Praise Ministries.
He works in one of the National Health Service Trusts in London, United Kingdom. His most popular books include, ”No More Limits to Your Destiny: How to live your life to the full and how to fulfil your true destiny”, “Your Background is not the Ultimate: God Knows Your Future”, “Igniting The Power of Your Creative Mind” among others.

Frank Edem Adofoli


He is a Counselor, a Motivational Speaker, an Author, a Software Developer and an Entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of ‘Share Your Worry’, a community where people find real-time solutions for real-time issues. He is an authority on Relationships and Marriage and speaks at Churches, Schools and Social Events.

Franklin Cudjoe


He is founding President and CEO of IMANI Center for Policy and Education, a think-tank which sets out to achieve its mission by subjecting any government policy that is likely to have systematic implications for development to basic analyses with a view to promoting peace and prosperity through human flourishing. Cudjoe is a frequent commentator in print and international broadcast media about Africa’s development including appearances on BBC, CBC, Swiss and Swedish National TV, Austrian National Radio and varied local Ghanaian media, and has been published or quoted severally worldwide.

Fred Swaniker


He is a Ghanaian serial entrepreneur and leadership development expert.
He is the chairman and founder of the African Leadership Academy, an institution located outside Johannesburg in South Africa that is developing 6,000 transformative leaders for Africa over a 50-year period. He is also the founder of African Leadership Network, Global Leadership Adventures, and African Leadership University which is opening multiple universities across Africa with the aim of grooming 3 million leaders by 2060.
Fred has spoken at the many Ted Talks and has gone as far as being the 2017 keynote speaker at Oxford University's OAC.

Gamel Sankarl


He is an ace author, sensational speaker, and a phenomenal poet. He is a talented teacher whose heartbeat is to impart, ignite and inspire others with his insights for impact. And he does that with passion through writing, speaking and poetry recital.
With his biomedical knowledge, Gamel has equipped many to live physically healthy and mentally wealthy through his professional health talks and health screening interventions.
He has had the honor of delivering guest lectures to creative writing students of the Ghana Institute of Journalism and the Publishing students of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.

Gary Al Smith


He is a Ghanaian Sports Journalist who reports locally and for international media – with a focus on African football. He is also a global shaper with World Economic Forum and a UNICEF ambassador.

He does stories for the Guardian, BBC, CNN, the New York Times and SuperSport. His status as an authority in sports reporting and his work humanitarian works afford him the opportunity to speak on numerous stages such related issues.

Herbert Mensah


He is a Marketing and Media Specialist, a Sports Journalist and Consultant and a Businessman.
He has reported for both local and international media on issues of sports. He worked with BBC between 1994 and 2001, with the responsibility of liaising with the media and government on all aspects of radio programming and recommendations on marketing and PR matters.
He is the founder and CEO of Strategic Outsourcing Solutions Networx which provides professional management services to football clubs on the Afrian continent.
His interest in new media let to the establishment of media channels such as the Kotoko Express, the official mouthpiece of the Asante Kotoko FC, and Xfm 95.1, an Accra-based FM radio station. He has featured at numerous conferences, speaking on sports, youth development, the African continent and many more.

Herman Chinery-Hesse


Herman is a Manufacturing Engineer, an IT Consultant and a Software Engineer. Affectionately known as the “Bill Gates of Africa”, Herman is a Software Engineer by profession.
He is a strong believer in the power of information technology and its capacity to transform Africa socially, politically and economically. He is the founder and chairman of SOFTtribe, the largest software company in Ghana and possibly West Africa.
He has been on countless stages to speak on the relevance of IT to the development of Africa.

Ibrahim Mustapha


He is the Team Leader & Founder of the Public Speaking Institute.
He is a member of the Global Shapers Community and the Co-Founder of the ‘Me for Africa’ Foundation. He ever worked with the Invest Consult and Kesmin 107.1FM.
He is a motivational speaker, a talent management coach and the Facilitator for the Talent Master Class (TMC) online which broadcast to both Nigerians and Ghanaians. He is an author. One of his best-known known works is ‘The Confident Speaker’.
He travels the world to various youth summits and conferences including the World Economic Forum and the IYES summit. He is the CEO of the ‘Fortune Trail Seminar’.

Israelmore Ayivor


He is Writer, a Blogger, a Teacher, a Medical Nurse, a Trainer and an Inspirational Speaker. I train, teach & coach leaders.
He writes and shares motivational quotes and his writings have become subjects of books, blogs and biographies across the entire world. He is the founder and host of the Volta Youth Conference, an annual inspirational and transformational habitat where youths are equipped to become responsible for their passions in life.
He is the founder and a Social Entrepreneur at the Success Spring Initiatives, which inspires, motivates and awards individuals to help increase their value from which society will benefit marginally as well as Moretalks Consulting, which goal is to provide the training required for people to become Unique self-leaders, Universal co-operate leaders and Ultimate impact makers! Books under his authorship include, ‘The Great Handbook of Quotes’, ‘Leaders’ Ladder’, and ‘Believe and Achieve’ among others.

James Ebo Whyte


He is the CEO and brain behind Roverman Productions.
He is known nationwide as an accomplished and award-winning playwright and highly sought after motivational speaker. Uncle Ebo constantly challenges Ghanaians to think more about the world they live in and the contribution they make to it.
Uncle Ebo is a trained statistician, self-taught chartered accountant and marketing professional, whose career in management cuts across the Publishing, Financial, Pharmaceutical and Automobile industries.
He has helped in the team building efforts and rebranding processes of many companies and is known to have helped numerous people in all walks of life through his hard-hitting, inspirational and realistic presentations.

Jeremiah Buabeng


He is a motivational speaker, life coach, author, corporate trainer and entrepreneur.
He is the author of Take Off, Stand Out, Giant Leap and Game Changer. Jeremiah has trained notable companies including AFB, the Healthstar Group and the staff and management of Lekma Polyclinic. the staff and management of Lekma Polyclinic.

Jerry N Halm


He is an Author, a Consultant and Coach of Customer Service orientation and Motivational Speaker. He is the Chief Service Officer at the Customer Experience Consortium, a member-driven organization committed to promoting the highest quality in customer service in Ghana and beyond.
He authors articles on Customer Care and such related topics via his LinkedIn account.
He was listed by Mo.Issa in the Authencity Project.

Joe Jackson


He is a strong business development professional who is skilled in Business Planning, Enterprise Software, Entrepreneurship, Training Delivery, and Management. Joe is the Director of Operations, Dalex Finance.
He has proven leadership skills that involve managing, developing and motivating technical teams and their corresponding sales/support teams to achieve an organization's objectives.
His over twenty years’ worth of experience is always brought to bear anytime he mounts both international and local podiums to speak.

John Affaidzi Appiah


He is a Speaker, Communications Expert, Broadcaster, a Political Scientist, and Marketing Manager.
He is an accomplished business development and communications specialist with over ten years of experience leading business development, corporate communications and stakeholder engagements across diverse industries. John has extensive media experience having worked as one of the lead producers on Joy FM’s flagship programmes the Super Morning Show and News File.
He was also the project coordinator for the JOY FM Reading Project, which was JOY FM’s CSR project aimed at improving the reading habits of young adults in Ghana. He was a producer/editor assigned to 3FM’s Sunrise Morning Show.
John Appiah’s key interest now is working with two organizations he co-founded, The A-League Consult (which is a leading PR and communications consultancy) and The Africa Chamber of Youth Development (a non for profit think tank dedicated to youth development and active youth participation in the development of Africa.)