Amma Lartey

Amma is CEO of Impact Investing Ghana, an initiative to mobilize $1billion in funds for impact investing in Ghana and West Africa. She is co-founder and board chair of Social Enterprise Ghana (SE Ghana), the association for organizations in the social enterprise sector in Ghana. Social Enterprises are businesses that are set up to solve a social or environmental problem. SE Ghana supports its members to grow their businesses, works to increase funding for social enterprises, advocates for policy and action by government and other stakeholders and conducts research to inform policy and action. She is a board member and led the Africa region of Reach for Change – a Venture Philanthropist that runs accelerators, incubators and hubs for social enterprises in key growth markets including Ghana, Senegal, Ethiopia Rwanda, Tanzania, DRC and Chad. She is also co-founder and board member of MarketExpress, Ghana’s largest online grocery supermarket and distribution company that enables SMEs in the FMCG space to grow. She graduated with a BA from the University of Ghana and an MBA from Babson College. She is a Fellow of the fifth class of the African Leadership Initiative-West Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.

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