Under the auspices of the German Embassy in Ghana, the GGEA is pleased to invite you to its Business Forum on

 “Doing Business with Germany”

 Venue: Novotel Hotel, Accra Business City

 Date: Wednesday 25th March, 2015

 Time: 16.00 h – 18.00 h prompt





Germany has been a country with enormous investment potential. The opportunities of an investment in the country are numerous since almost all forms of industries are represented within the German economy. For Ghanaian companies and entrepreneurs, the German market – the largest in the EU – continues to be attractive in many sectors and remains an important element of any comprehensive export strategy to Europe.

While doing business in Germany seems promising,  just a few Ghanaian companies and entrepreneurs have actually taken advantage of this numerous opportunities.

This is why the Ghanaian – German Economic Association, under the auspices of the German Embassy in Ghana, is organizing a business forum captioned: “Doing business with Germany“.

The overall aim of this forum is to give participants a profound insight of the German Economy and the many opportunities there is for Ghanaian businesses. Participants will be enlightened on the opportunities in Germany,  how to enter the German market, certification and general quality assessment processes, financing opportunities etc.

  • Keynote Address, Mr. Ruediger John, the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Ghana
  • Successful partnership models with German businesses, Mr. Carsten Ehlers, Representative,German Trade and Invest.
  • Exporting Agro processed products to Germany, Mr. Kofi Biney, GIZ
  • Market entry strategies, meeting certification requirements and quality assessment, Mr. Eugene Adarkwa-Addae, Ghana Standards Authority.
  • Sourcing and Financing from Germany, Lydie Gohorey, Acting Executive Secretary, Ghanaian German Economic Association
  • Doing business with Germany: An Experience from a private sector practitioner, Mr. Carsten Duewer, C.Woermann, Ghana Ltd (Proposed).






Ghana’s leading women entrepreneurs to meet in Accra

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Justice, Honourable Nana Oye Lithur is expected to open the first Ghana Women in Business and Leadership conference scheduled for 26-27th February 2015 in Accra, under the theme, “Network, Engage and Do Business”.

Organized by OML Africa, the Ghana Women in Business conference will be the largest gathering of influential Ghanaian women in entrepreneurship and leadership.

According to Anita Wiafe-Asinor, Managing Director of OML Africa,” The Ghana Women in Business conference will be an exciting 2-day event made up of plenary sessions, panel discussions, product presentations, etc will focus on empowering the Ghanaian women to excel in various aspects of business and leadership. Our prime objective at the conference will be focusing on providing solutions to the many problems women face in business, politics, careers and leadership.”

“In achieving this objective, a highly powered panel of women experts has been lined up to address the conference. Some prominent speakers include Grace Amey Obeng(Managing Director,FC Group);Pearl Esua Mensah (deputy Managing Director, UT Bank); Mandy Hayford(Founder, Iye Naturals) and Anita Erskine(Executive Chairperson, Brand Woman Africa), she added.

“Other speakers are Gifty Anti(host, the Standpoint); Akumaa Mama Zimbi(radio hostess and women activist); Mono Asampong(NEPAD); Jennifer Agyeman(Image Consultant); Ethel Cofie(Edel Technology Consult); Anne Amuzu(Co-Founder, Nandi Mobile); Edwina Assan (Managing Director, Edtex Limited); and Katherine Lois Tosan Woode(Chief Commercial Officer, Africa World Airlines) and many more”, Anita concluded.

The Ghana Women in Business conference is expected to attract over 100 conference delegates made up of women entrepreneurs, managing directors, owners of businesses, marketing managers from various fields of endeavour.

For more information on registration, sponsorship and advertising opportunities, call 0302 973379 or 0206367515 or email:paul@omlafrica.com or visit www.ghanawomeninbusiness.com

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