Economic Overview & Business Opportunities
Why Invest in the 2nd Largest Economic Market in Africa
A strategically located country, the economic overview of Ghana and the business opportunities that await look optimistic moving forward.
Ghana’s Growth Factors
Some factors that have contributed to the optimistic economic overview of Ghana include the following:
- High GDP growth that reflects its stronger institutions and prudent macroeconomic management.
- Growing demands in the domestic market thanks to the rising middle class population.
- Areas of investment with higher Return on Investment (ROI).
- Consistent effort by the government to address infrastructure and regulate the environment.
The Best of Ghana
One of the main reasons the country continues to attract investors from around the world lies in its diversity. The economic overview of Ghana is so rich and diverse that there is something for everyone. Manufacturing, automotive, exportation, digital economy exportation, ship construction and more. Not to mention its rich resources that include industrial minerals and hydrocarbons.
These resources have been largely responsible for the high GDP growth the country experienced. It was also one of the primary reasons why Ghana was the world’s fastest growing economy back in 2011.
While no doubt Ghana is home to plenty of other business opportunities, the top performing sectors have been narrowed down to the following:
- Real estate
- Financial services
Why Choose 3E Accounting
Are you keen on setting up a business in Ghana? 3E Accounting can help you make the most out of the business opportunities in the country. Our team of experts have been in the business for years and we’ve got the advantage of experience on our side. 3E Accounting has built a reputation for itself over the years as the number one source in Asia and globally for all things company incorporation.
For more information about incorporating a company in Ghana, contact us today. Our friendly team is ever-ready to assist.
- Ghana Company Setup
- Audit Services
- Taxation Services
- Accounting Services
- Forensic Audit
- Special Services
The overall direction and job management are conducted by the engagement partner and manager respectively. These professionals have considerable exposures relevant to DKF Professionals’ core business.
Felix W. Kukuia, Senior Partner DKF Professionals
Felix is a Chartered Accountant in public practice, financial and accounting services. He is the senior partner of the Firm. With over 26 years post qualification, Felix W. Kukuia, has accumulated experience in auditing and consulting in Ghana and overseas. His professional experience includes 5 years with KPMG rising to an audit supervisor, 5 years with VT Consult, a firm of Chartered Accounts, as Partner, 5 years with Metropolitan and Allied Bank Ltd (now UT Bank Ltd) as Financial Controller; 4 years with CDH Discount House Ltd as Special Assistant(in-charge of Finance) to the Managing Director and 7 years with Saham Insurance as General Manager. Prior to founding DKF Professionals, he was an Audit partner at VT Consult and was responsible for staff development and training. His responsibility included ensuring that staff were properly trained and equipped to facilitate delivery of effective auditing services to meet firm’s objectives and client satisfaction requirements on the audits. Felix is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana.a.
The Managing Partner, doubles as engagement partner in charge of audit and tax compliance. He is a member of two professional bodies in Ghana : The Institute of Chartered Accountants and Chartered Institute of Taxation. He is a seasoned professional with about 26 years of public practice experience. He trained as an accountant in one of the ‘Big four’ international Chartered Accounting firms- KPMG in the 1990s for 7 years. He subsequently had a 2-year stint with Moolman Mining (W/A) Limited, an international mining and construction company, as an Accountant. He rejoined public practice where he has been serving for the past 17 years having worked as a Manager with Nexia Debrah & Co, an international firm for 7 years, as Senior Manager and subequently a partner at E.T. Akonor & Co for 4 years, Mazars Ghana for 5 years and DKF Professionals as Partner for about a year. His experiential record in public practice includes the provision of audit, tax and other professional services to clients spanning the various sectors of the economy including financial and non- financial banking institutions, internationally funded projects, trade and commerce, service, agricultural, mining and manufacturing industries. The years of experience obtained have given him unparalleled exposure and hence more mileage as far as the general practice of auditing, taxation, accountancy and related financial and business advisory services are concerned.
Dr. Kwadwo Obeng holds a Doctorate of Finance Degree from the SMC University, Switzerland, and also holds a Master of Business Administration Degree in Finance from the Central University College, Ghana. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana. (ICAG) Dr. Obeng has a considerable teaching and practical knowledge and experience in Financial Accounting, Cost Accounting, Management Accountant and Financial Management as well as practical entrepreneurialism, having been a practitioner since 1992. Below are the details of my qualifications.