Board Members - MakolaInstitute

Board Members


Executive Chairman / Founder

Prof. Joseph Ofori-Dankwa holds a Law Degree from the University of Ghana, Legon, Masters Degree In Management and Technology from the University of Wales and Masters and PhD Degrees from Michigan State University, USA. He currently holds the H.R Wickes Endowed Chair in International Business at Saginaw Valley State University Michigan, USA.

Professor Ofori-Dankwa who has authored several books, book chapters and academic articles has conducted seminars and provided consulting services in leadership, strategic planning, organizational behavior and mentalpreneurship to organizations worldwide.

Dr. Johnson Yeboah

Vice Chairman

Dr. Johnson Yeboah has had over 30 years of work experience in top managerial level. He was the Head of the Nuclear Safety, Security and Safeguard Centre at the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission for several years. He was the Chairman of the Board of Man Capital Ltd.

Currently, Dr. Yeboah is the Managing Director of Yeboender Enterprise Ltd, M & J Stationery & Computers Limited and KAF investments group.

Mrs. Matilda Obeng-Ansong

Mrs. Obeng-Ansong was a former Managing Director of Ghana Commercial Bank(GCB).

Currently, she is the Board Chair of the Sunseekers Group of Companies and also a majority shareholder in the Accra City Hotels, formerly Novotel Ghana. She also serves on many Boards including Enterprise Life Assurance and Kwahu Rural Bank. She is a staunch Presbyterian and has been the Chair for the Committee on Accounts and Budgets(CAB) at the Presbyterian Church Head Office for the past six years.

Mr. Tom Sesti

He has consulted for dozens of companies as well as taking part in workshops and seminars on Go to Market Strategies, Customer Acquisition, and Mentalpreneurship.

Tom Sesti has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Albion College and a Masters degree in Management with a marketing concentration from Aquinas College. He is currently the Director of the Dow Entrepreneurship Institute in the College of Business & Management at Saginaw Valley State University, as well as President of The Vendita Company.

Ms. Minnie Titus-Glover

She has previously worked as as a senior executive in major U.S. corporations such as Lincoln Financial and Prudential Insurance for over 20 years. Ms. Titus-Glover holds a BSc in Economics and Statistics from the University of Ghana and has a Masters Degree in Management from the Keller Graduate School, Devry University, USA.

Currently, Ms. Minnie Titus-Glover is the Senior Manager, Claims Administration with Dearborn National.

Mrs Comfort Oduro-Nyarko


Mrs. Comfort Oduro-Nyarko is currently a trader at the Kaneshie Market and also the Chief Executive Officer of the Makola Institute in Ghana.
Mrs. Oduro-Nyarko has over ten years of experience as a trader at Makola and Kaneshie markets.

She holds a First Class Honours Degree in Accounting and Information Systems by the KNUST in collaboration with the Regent University College of Science and Technology and a Master of Science in International Accounting and Finance by the Buckinghamshire New University, UK, in collaboration with the Pentecost University College Graduate School, Ghana. Comfort is also a certified International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Institute of Directors, Ghana's (IOD) Trainer in Corporate Governance.

Mrs Oduro- Nyarko recently received a National award from the National Women in Banking and Finance as the ' Community Development Personality of the year 2016 ', for her role as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Makola Institute.

Eva Esther Shalin

Eva Esther Shalin holds an MBA in Chartered Financial Management.She is also a Certified Professional from the Australian Computer Society. Eva was the Coordinator for MBA Project Management at Pentecost University College Graduate School.

She has expertise in Entrepreneurship and e-learning among others. Currently, Eva Esther Shalin is the Associate Dean (Student Affairs & Collaboration) at the Blue Crest College, Ghana.