Sefa Gohoho Boateng
CEO of Songhai Africa
Sefa is the CEO of Songhai Africa which focuses on three investment sectors: Luxury Consumables, Hospitality and Agribusiness. Songhai Africa focuses on a selective number of investments and builds a close, long-term, partnership with the founders and managers of its portfolio companies.
She is also a founding member of Africa 2.0, and served as Ghana Chapter head for 5 years, and is currently a member of the Governing Board. She is the Chairman of the Africa 2.0 Foundation Ghana Board.
Eden and Eve, her flower farm, employs mainly women and part of its proceeds are earmarked to help address infant mortality and maternal health issues within the communities.
Sefa is an alumni of The London School of Economics with a second degree in Management and a first degree in Economics and Philosophy. She was educated in Ghana, Zimbabwe, South Africa, and England. She speaks French and English.
Currently she lives in Ghana but has travelled extensively throughout Africa developing a passion for the continent based on firsthand knowledge of its diversity, richness and potential. She has been to 15 African countries.
She is now the Corporate Affairs and Institutional Advancement Manager at The Young African Leaders Initiative Regional Leadership Center, West Africa.