October 25, 2016 12:38 AM ET

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Company Overview of Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited

Company Overview

Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited, a telecoms company, provides mobile, fixed line, Internet, voice, and data solutions to personal and business customers in Ghana. The company offers caller tune, conference calling, credit transfer, and other; mobile Internet, fixed broadband, and Internet café; prepaid and postpaid landline; promotion, roaming, and support; fixed data, and mobile voice and data; and e-Learning services. It also provides phones, laptops, and accessories. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Accra, Ghana. As of August 17, 2008, Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited operates as a subsidiary of Vodafone Group Plc.

South Liberation Link

Manet Tower A

Airport City

Accra,  PMB 221


Founded in 1974


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Key Executives for Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited

Chief Executive Officer
Finance Director
Head of Strategy & Innovation and Managing Director of Vodafone Wholesale
Head of Vodafone Business Solutions
Head of Vodafone Cash
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited Key Developments

Ghana Telecommunications Delays Listing Plans

Ghana Telecommunications Company Limited's plan to list on the local stock exchange have been delayed by the company. The company has delayed the plans until ongoing talks with the government to redeem its obligations conclude, Chief Finance Officer of Vodafone Ghana, told reporters in Accra. "We've grown and improved quality and profitability of the business, but as of now I don't think we are able to list because there are certain balance sheet issues that we've been discussing with the government in the past three years that needs to be resolved," Gomado said.

Vodafone Ghana Names Hannah Ashiokai Akrong as New Director of Human Resources

Hannah Ashiokai Akrong was named as new Director of Human Resources by Vodafone Ghana. Akrong joins the firm from Honeywell in the US, where she had global HR management responsibility for teams in the US, Europe and the Middle East. Akrong commenced her career with Multimedia Broadcasting Company, Ghana prior joining Ernst & Young, where she worked in a consulting capacity with their HR Advisory team. She will replace Stella Agyenim-Boateng, who has voluntarily exited the firm, following 8 years with Vodafone and 20 years with the erstwhile Ghana Telecom firm.

Vodafone Ghana Announces Executive Appointments

Raphael Tawiah has been promoted to Commercial Director and Martison Obeng-Agyei has been hired as new Head of Vodafone Cash by Vodafone Ghana. Tawiah would be given the responsibility of commercial director, after two years as the Head of Sales and Distribution. He started his career with Vodafone Ghana in May 2009 as a Regional Sales Manager. Tawiah has served in several commercial positions at Toyota Ghana, Standard Chartered Bank Ghana and Nestle Ghana between 2003 and 2009. At present, Obeng-Agyei working as the Head of Mass Marketing, would be effective on March 1, 2016 for his position. He became part of Vodafone Ghana in December 2014, from EMG Multimedia Ghana, where he was serving as instrumental in the set up of the firm and its strategy.

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