JOSEPHINE AMANKWAA

Chief Portfolio Officer in charge of Young African Leaders Summit and Women Lead Initiative
Josie as she is affectionately called by all, is an advocate for women economic empowerment. She is the Founder of the ObaaGoGetter Network – A non-profit organization which partners with other organizations to undertake charitable and philanthropic activities in societies in line with the United Nations SDGs.
The award-winning Outstanding Woman Young Entrepreneur at the 2019 Ghana Outstanding Women Awards and two-time nominee for Ghana’s Forty Under 40 Awards and Ghana’s Outstanding Women Awards; both in 2018 and 2019, Josie is the CEO of iVelvetbyJosie; an events coordination company which handles all types of events from national, corporate, celebrations, private gatherings to product launches. Some of her clients include but not limited to the Office of the President of the Republic. iVelevtbyJosie also deals in the production and retail of handmade millinery, jewellery and accessories for women. Together with a partner, Josie also manages M&J Interior and Janitorial Services, an interior design and cleaning company.
Until early 2018, she was the Assistant HR for Liberty Capital Ghana Holdings Limited, Ghana.She plays golf and partakes in church activities when she is not working.

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