Nominee Summit

Celebrating young Achievers.

The Under 40 Champions Summit is an educational and networking event for shortlisted nominees. It is expected to gather over 200 Entrepreneurs and Chief Executives under 40. The Summit offers participants a one-day retreat in order to gain new perspective on their businesses. It also serves as a networking event for the industry’s present and future leaders. Attendees will have a full day session with renowned strategic business consultant Dr. Ato Conduah, Professor Robert Ebo Hinson and others.

The conference aims at putting the spotlight on these young achievers by building a strong platform and giving a voice and opportunities to the next generation of industry pacesetters whiles building the positive attitude to strive for excellence.


This one-day summit brings together impactful entrepreneurial leaders aged under 40 years in Ghana. These leaders come from all sectors and are focused on expanding their businesses in recent years. In addition, these leaders are entrenched in initiatives aimed at improving or changing a situation, or by being great role models that inspire others. If Ghana must grow and burst into economic independence, then the next generation must be groomed in business sustainability

Why Attend

At the Under 40 Champions Summit, Achievers and Emerging Leaders from across the country will converge at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel to engage with the ideas and issues that shapes our lives and challenges our times.

Through plenary sessions, panels, debates, keynote addresses, interviews and presentations, you will engage in dialogues with top notch business leaders, inspiring practitioners, change agents and mind-blowing thinkers from across the country.

Who can Attend

  • An Executive Director or CEO /Entrepreneur of an organization with less than 5 years of experience, being in the growing pains phase
  • An Entrepreneur in expansion stage, prepared to accelerate their growth and potentia
  • Young Entrepreneurs and Leaders of Professional associations
Hon Awal Mohammed - Minister of Business Development

Honourable Ibrahim Mohammed Awal is the former Managing Director of Graphic Communications Group Limited, Chase Petroleum and Chief Executive Officer of Marble Communications Group Limited, publishers of The Finder Group of Newspapers, HMW printers, Marble Consultants and Marble Developers.

Adjudged the ‘Marketing Man of the Year 2009’, He is currently the Minister of Business Development

Professor Robert Ebo Hinson - University of Ghana Business School

Robert Ebo Hinson is a Professor at University of Ghana Business School. Professor Hinson has been consultant to several local and international institutions in Ghana including Standard Chartered Bank, HFC Bank, CAL Bank, Merchant Bank, the Enterprise Group; and Ecobank. Prof Hinson a marketer, brand and customer service expert also sits on the board of Camelot Limited (a listed company)

Dr Ato Conduah - Ato Conduah and Associates

F. Ato Conduah has twenty years of international and local work/consulting experience in senior management positions. He is a strategic problem solver, critical thinker, marketing, media communications, management strategy and training. . He holds a PhD degree in Marketing, LL.B (Hons)

Dr. Ato Conduah Esq. is a well-known Publicist and Consultant who has worked on numerous international consulting and training assignments for the UN, World Bank, IDA, UNDP APDF/IFC, DFID, EU, multinational client and NGO's. He is a member of IPR-Ghana, CIM, GJA, CIMgt and the Association of Certified Entrepreneurs


A booth is 6-meter square with fascia branding, electrical socket and lighting. An exhibitor has one slot for the summit, coffee break, logo in magazine and networking lunch. To exhibit please register here.

The Summit

The Summit is 500 cedis per participant and this entitles you to a coffee break, lunch and networking cocktail. To attend the summit please register here.


Please email or call 0302 419 841, 020 1487876 for further inquiries


Companies can associate their brands to this Summit to extensively benefit from a professional audience of achievers.