Gone are the days where old men and women in boardrooms were regarded as the wealthiest in Ghana. That ideology and beliefs are long dead.
A new generation of young millionaires have been created and they are sources of inspiration for the upcoming generation.
Ghpage.com takes our readers through 8 richest Ghanaians who are under 40 years old. We will look at their profession, their properties and their wealth.
Nana Kwame Bediako – Real Estate
Nana Kwame Bediako is the CEO of Wonda World and Petronia, a Real Estate Firm In Ghana that renders services all over Africa. Nana Kwame Started life as Night Club owner in Accra. He made his first 1 million Pounds in his 20s from selling scrap metal and telecommunication materials.
He is the brain behind the $4.5 billion estates in Takoradi, 43-apartment Kwarleyz in the Airport Residential area – named after his mother, 16-floor building designed by the celebrated architect Branco Cavaleiro, in Oxford Street.
He has a huge appetite for flashy, fast and expensive cars. He possesses Ferrari, Lamborghini, and other expensive cars. He schooled at Waltham Forest College and briefly, Westminster University. He is one of the young richest Ghanaians.
Asamoah Gyan – Footballer
The Ghana Black Star Captain, Asamoah Gyan is undoubtedly one of the young richest Ghanaians. Having played for world-class football clubs, Asamoah Gyan now plays as a striker for Kayserispor.
Besides owning woning business such as bus transport, Distilled water company, Boxing promotion, Music label, Import, and export business, he has recently been given license by the Government to operate airline business in Ghana.
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Known as Ibrah, this 32-year-old Ghanaian is known for his flashy cars and magnificent building. Not to talk about his expensive vacations. Many have been wondering what exactly Ibrah does for a living. Well, Ghpage.com has the answer for you.
Ibrah One started making money from a forex bureau business. With time, Ibrah has now diversified into real estate, Oil and gas and other capital intensives ventures. No wonder he is one of the youngest richest Ghanaians.
Nii Kotei Dzani – Finance
Recently voted as Ghana’s top entrepreneur under 40, Dzani heads Groupe Ideal and has also been voted onto Ghana’s Council of State, the body that advises the president.
Nii Kotei Dzani is one of the young richest Ghanaians who are yet to be 40 years.
Nana Appiah Mensah – Finance and Entertainment
Nana Appiah Mensah, I call him the money man! Nana Appiah Mensah is the owner of a gold exchange private bank in Ghana called Menzgold. It is, in fact, the leading gold exchange institution in Ghana.
Nana Appiah Mensah is also the owner of the prestigious entertainment company, Zylofon Media. Zylofon Media since its launch has signed unto its label the top movie and music artists in the country.
The young CEO is one of the richest Ghanaians who are below 40 years old. He recently bought a private jet estimated to be $66million.
Mike Nyinaku – Banking and Real Estate
At age 39, Nyinaku is the founder of Beige Group. Initially founded in 2008 as an investment company, it has grown from a saving and loans into a full-blown bank with over 70 branches across the country. Nyinaku is also heavily invested in real estate and asset management.
Kwabena Duffour II – Banking and Media
Kwabena Duffuor II is the son of former Finance Minister, Dr. Kwabena Duffour. He holds Ph.D. in Finance and is the current Chief Operating Officer of uniBank Ghana Ltd, one of Ghana’s most profitable indigenous banks.
Kwabena Duffuor II is owner and financier of EIB Network, one of the fastest growing media network in Ghana, It houses, Ghone TV, Kasapa Fm, Starr FM, Live FM, Empire FM and much more. It is managed by the ace presenter, Bola Ray. He is definitely one of the richest Ghanaians.
Micheal Essien – Footballer
Micheal Essien is regarded as one of the greatest Midfielders the world football has ever seen and he was graciously rewarded for his skills. The former Chelsea FC player was at a time earning $25million at the club.
The now Indonesia based player is also into real estate projects. Micheal Essien is not yet 40 year but already he is in Ghanaian history books as one of the wealthiest young men in Ghana.
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