Angela Kyerematen-Jimoh, a seasoned international business professional has just been appointed as a Board Member of the Bank of Ghana. With her wealth of experience spanning finance and tech, she is set to positively impact and contribute to Ghana her home country.
She is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School and also graduated from the London Metropolitan University with a BA in Marketing and French. She has been named one of Africa’s most influential women by Avance Media and holds awards from the US African Women Forum’s Global Impact Leadership Awards and the prestigious African Achievers Award for Excellence in Business.
With over 20 years experience of extensive work in finance and tech in Africa and Europe, she has worked in various top positions both locally and internationally. She has experience as the Chief of Staff to the Senior Vice President in charge of Global Markets and Sales in IBM’s corporate headquarters in New York. She was also the first female Country Director in Africa, serving IBM in Ghana.
Angela Kyerematen-Jimoh is currently the very first African and female Regional Head for North, East and West Africa where she is responsible for IBM’s operations in over 40 African countries including Morocco, Nigeria, Kenya, Senegal, Uganda, Ghana and Tunisia.
She also previously worked for UBS Investment Bank and ABN AMRO Bank in London and later proceeded to Guarantee Trust Bank Ghana as Group Head, consumer banking.
With her impressive track record, Angela will no doubt be a great addition to the board of the central bank of the Republic of Ghana. We wish her all the best and send our warmest congratulations.