Mr. Ernest Yaw Owusu is a seasoned global finance and management professional with more than 35 years of Corporate America experiences in broad industry and diverse functional areas. He holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Management from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Mathematics from Swarthmore College.
Ernest has quite a number of years of experience in the business world having worked with quite a number of organizations. He was the Vice President (In-Country) of Kosmos Energy. In this position, he played a very key role in the Oil and Gas find in Ghana. He is also responsible for the setting up and management of Kosmos Energy in Ghana and in collaboration with the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation drafted the country’s Local Content Law.
Ernest also filed the position of the Director of Business Operations at Alstom Power, the Assistant Treasurer at New England Electric, the Divisional Controller of Digital Equipment Corporation, the Director Global of the Business Unit of Whirlpool Corporation, The Senior Manager of the Business Unit of Xerox Corporation, the Director of Business Operations of Cigna Healthcare, the Lead Management Consultant of AIG, SONY and CATERPILLAR Financials among other relevant positions.
Ernest is a Christian, married with children. He enjoys working out at the gym and reading.