9 - The 14 Richest Men in Ghana; 2017 Edition

Dr Alhaji Asoma Abu Banda

CEO: Antrak Group of companies.
Status: Millionaire

Dr Alhaji Banda is a renowned entrepreneur, business magnate, philanthropist, role model and patriot. He was born in June 1933 at Kintampo in Brong Ahafo Region.

He’s reportedly worth over $200 million and is the CEO of Antrak Group of companies.
Dr. Alhadji Banda born in June 1933 at Kintampo in Brong Ahafo Region into a family with a strong business orientation.

His family was in the road transport business so he joined his father run his business at a very tender age.

When he was in his early twenties he was assigned the job of buying cattle from Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso and transporting them on foot to Kumasi, a job which he executed above expectation.

He worked at Imperial Chemical Industries until he left in 1975 and entered into private business and established partnership with a shipping company in London, OT Africa Line, and the Antrak Group of Companies (London and Ghana) of which he is the chairman.