Kwadwo is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) charter holder of the CFA Institute and a Chartered Insurance Practitioner (ACII) of the Chartered Insurance Institute, UK. He graduated from Beloit College, U.S.A. with a BSc. Mathematics and Physics minor. He later earned a Distinction in MSc. Finance from Cass Business School, City University London, UK.
Kwadwo is currently the Head of Finance for HODA Holdings Limited, a family-owned and -managed parent company with subsidiaries in insurance, printing & packaging, oil & gas, construction, media, mining and real estate.
He was previously the Financial Control Manager at the erstwhile uniBank Ghana Limited and acquired enhanced banking knowledge and experience with particular focus in Finance & Strategy, Treasury Management, Credit Risk, International Trade Finance, Information Technology, Audit & Compliance, Operations and Retail & SME. Prior to joining uniBank, Kwadwo worked with Star Assurance where he started his insurance career. He initially worked as an Assistant Manager for two and a half years. His dedication and willingness to learn more and fast-track his insurance studies vaulted him to head of a key Branch in the company. There he garnered Managerial, Retail and some Claims Management experience. He also independently pursued a broader understanding of Reinsurance and Insurance Risk Management.
Kwadwo’s unceasing eagerness to learn wherever he finds himself has helped shape him up into a well-rounded Insurance, Banking and Finance Professional. He has also attended several seminars and courses in insurance, banking and finance.
Not to be undone, Kwadwo continues to pursue courses in Finance and Risk Management in his desire to, in his own small way, facilitate in bridging the unusually wide gap between the Banking and Insurance Industries in Ghana.