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Bola Ray, Farida Bedwei, Debola Williams & more for Under 40 CEOs Forum in Accra



The Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors and Africa World Airlines partners have come on board as partners for the Under 40 CEOs Forum holding on the 16th November, 2017 at the Swiss Spirit Hotel, Alisa, Accra.

Other partners include Fix Consult, Swiss Spirit Hotel, GHOne TV, Ghana Web, Modern Ghana, Ameyaw Debrah, Live FM, Starr FM and Bella Naija. Under 40 CEOs Forum which has been described as the largest gathering of young African business leaders has been credited with providing opportunities for current and aspiring CEOs to meet, share ideas, and collaborate to create economic value across the continent.

The forum was launched after the television series – Under 40 CEOs recorded a successful 24 months on television across West and South Africa plus a successful launch on GHOne TV in Ghana. Founder and convener of the forum Mr FAB says, “There has been increased demand from emerging and aspiring young business leaders for offline engagements and the opportunity to have these ones interact directly with the established young business leaders. Hence, the Under 40 CEOs Forum.” With the diaspora edition of the forum scheduled for 2018 in London, United Kingdom and a well-attended and impactful session in Lagos, Nigeria, the Ghana forum holding in Accra is expected to be grand.

The host of the show, Mr. FAB also said, “We are absolutely excited to be bringing the event to Ghana and know without a shadow of a doubt that it will go on to motivate young Ghanaians to get in the game of growing the country’s economy with the right set of tools and information.” The event is free but requires registration. Interested participants can register for the event by sending their full name, company name, designation, telephone number and address to [email protected].


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Please find additional details for the event below: Theme: Building, Running and Sustaining a Business in Ghana Speakers: Bola Ray.  CEO, EIB Networks/Farida Bedwei. Founder/CTO, Logiciel/Senyo Hosi, CEO Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors/Debola Williams, Co-Founder, Red Media/Ehi Binitie, Co-Founder, Rancard Host: Familusi Akin Babajide (FAB) Date: Thursday, 16th November, 2017 Venue: Swiss Spirit Hotel and Suites Alisa, Accra. Time: 2pm-6pm   Under 40 CEOs launched on TVC Entertainment and TVC News on the 9th of October, 2016 and subsequently launched on Silverbird Television Network on the 13th of January, 2016 and has spotlighted inspiring young business leaders aged 40 and under from Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa.

Business leaders that have been featured on the show include Adebola Williams of Red Media; Ameyaw Debrah of Ameyaw Debrah Media, Audu Maikori of Chocolate City Group; Noble Igwe of 360 Group; Bola Ray of EIB Networks; Alex Brahm of SMSGH; Oluyomi Ojo of Printivo whilst discovering inspiring CEOs like lawyer Aderemi Oguntoye of Oguntoye and Oguntoye; Senyo Hosi of Ghana Chambers of Bulk Oil Distributors;Farida Bedwei of Logiciel; Ukinebo Dare of Poise; Abiola Adekoya of RMB Stockbrokers and Ade Adegoke of Oando Foundation amongst others.

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With over 52 episodes till date, and serial entrepreneur, Familusi Akin Babajide, Mr FAB (39) as the host, Under 40 CEOs has since gone on to inspire and motivate millions of would-be young business leaders across Africa to take action and join in the rebuilding and re-shaping of the African continent. Under 40 CEOs currently reaches an odd 875,000 viewers every week with a social media following of over 90,000 and growing with a cumulative social media content reach of over 7million. By the end of 2017, Under 40 CEOs would have taped episodes in 6 countries including Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Rwanda and The United Kingdom (Diaspora edition).   Under 40 CEOs recently launched on GHOne TV in Ghana and will be reaching a record 15 African countries via Africa Magic on DSTV from December, 2018.

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