8 - The 14 Richest Men in Ghana; 2017 Edition

Joseph Siaw Agyapong

CEO of  Zoomlion
Status: Millionaire

Mr Agyapong is the CEO of JA Plant Pool, Zoomlion, Jospong Group, and a series other companies in Accra.

Mr Ayapong, a middle aged man, was recently honoured by the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi for his phenomenal contribution and support to waste management in Ghana and to Higher education as well as for distinguishing himself as a statesman.

He always highlights the need to capitalize on ideas in order to create wealth. He explained that wealth creation does not automatically always begin with capital, but a vision and a desire to achieve that vision.

He said, it is imperative to explore and investigate issues, research and take chances irrespective of the risk involved in order to succeed.

Dr. Agyepong advised the youth not to engage in unhealthy competition with others in order not to waste resources.