Yofi Grant is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre. Mr. Grant is also a renowned Ghanaian investment banker with over 30 years of extensive work experience in banking and finance. He was responsible for the development and implementation of AAF SME Fund LLC, one of the largest agriculture SME funds in Sub-Saharan Africa, and helped achieve their first close of US$30 million.
He was recently elected as the director representing sub-Sahara Africa of the World Association of Investment Promotion Agency. He also serves as an External Independent Member on the Board of Directors of the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States, OACPS’ Endowment and Trust Fund (ETF), to represent the West Africa Region.
Under his leadership GIPC has been over the past four years awarded the best investment promotion agency in West and Central Africa at the Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai, the world’s largest conference for investors, and also in 2018 and in 2019 awarded the best investment promotion agency in Africa by the reputable financial and economic journal CFI.Co. He has also received many awards in Ghana.