The UK Ghana Investment Summit is an event created by the UKGCC to promote Ghana as an investment destination for British companies and investors. The first event took place on the 22nd of July 2017 in the UK and was attended by over 250 senior business professionals and leaders, followed by the second UK Ghana Investment Summit hosted on 17th of April 2018 in London. This event brought together leading thinkers and decision-makers from different sectors and industries across both Ghana and the UK. The President of Ghana, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo gave the keynote address followed by in-depth interviews with several Ministers of State and business leaders.
Off the back of two successful summits, the UKGCC is preparing to host its 3rd Investor focused summit in Accra,Ghana on 15th of October 2018. This investment will provide a platform to further merge new opportunities which have opened up both in Ghana and the UK for enhanced trade investments.
The President of the Republic of Ghana, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will give the keynote address at the Summit. The President’s speech will be focused on making an investment case for Ghana and re-emphasizing his “Ghana Beyond Aid” vision.
Topics covered during interviews and panel discussions will be centred around the Government of Ghana’s economic development agenda and macro-economic environment as well as highlighting the right steps to promote the industrialization and infrastructural development of Ghana.
Delegates will have the unique opportunity to engage with ministers and senior government officials from Ghana. They will also have the opportunity to visit key business sites and learn about live opportunities in Ghana ranging from infrastructure, agriculture, industrialization, pharmaceuticals and many more.