Our Management Team

 Mr. Ernest Boateng

Mr. Ernest Boateng

GROUP C. E. O

Ernest joined GMA from Opportunity International, a financial services firm serving micro entrepreneurs, where he was the Chief Operating Officer with the responsibility for driving growth and managing all the front line businesses. Under his leadership, the firm more than doubled its banking branches and clientele and more than tripled it's loan portfolio.

Outside Ghana, Ernest held the position of Director with MasterCard International in the USA with the responsibility for international business development in Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. He has also held management positions at Chase Manhattan Bank, Deutsche Bank and HSBC in the UK, Mexico, Hong Kong and South Africa.

Ernest holds an MBA in Finance and International Management Strategies from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in Economics and Philosophy from Dartmouth College.

 Mr. Edwin Amankwah

Mr. Edwin Amankwah

Chief Operating Officer

Edwin Amankwah is the Chief Operating Officer of Global Media Alliance Group. As the Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Amankwah oversees on going business operations within the Group.

Before his current role Edwin was the Director in charge of the Advisory and Consulting Units of the company which comprised of units such as Public Relations, Events Management, Digital Innovations, Creative Designs and Productions.

Previously, Edwin was also the Head of Events for GMA. He led the team that is responsible for planning, coordinating and organizing events for clients including CAN 2008 Opening and Closing Ceremony, CNN African Journalist of the Year Awards, Fidelity Go for Gold campaign, Tullow, Olam Wheat Mills Launch, Ecobank Launch, AGRA launch among others.

He is noted for his assertive leadership skills as well as his unique expertise in marketing communications, Public & Media Relations Strategies as well as the development and implementation of world class events and brand activation concepts.

Prior to joining Global Media Alliance, Edwin worked as Business Development and Management Consultant for local organizations and businesses in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

In addition to other professional certificates, Edwin holds an MBA in Marketing from Tulane University, USA.

 Emma Wenani

Emma Wenani

Director, Advisory and Consultancy.

Emma works as the Director, Advisory and Consultancy for Global Media Alliance. Ms. Wenani has been with the organization for 7 years since she joined in 2010. She leads her team in providing strategic and objective advisory services to the clients they work with.

Before her recent appointment, Emma held the position of Director of Human Resource at GMA where together with her team, they managed the HR processes for over 300 staff members across 9 business entities.

Prior to her joining GMA, she was working at Nairobi Stock Exchange as a Public Relations Officer. Apart from her PR role, she was also the Assistant Editor to the NSE quarterly magazine, The Exchange.

Emma also has experience in the Media Industry in Kenya where she worked as a Marketing Executive for Nation Media Group, one of the country’s top media houses.

She is passionate about people psychology and people development hence her love for working in Human Resource. She has had a chance of working with young people, in coaching and mentoring as well as being involved in their direct training initiatives. She believes that society can only get better once everyone is working on realizing their full potential and contributing to the betterment of their small space.

Emma graduated with an MBA in Human Resource Management from the University of Ghana in 2014. Prior to this, she graduated from the University of Nairobi with a combined major degree in French and Sociology.

 Fafa Gbeho

Fafa Gbeho

Head of Human Resource

Fafa Gbeho joined GMA as the Head of Human Resource in February 2017. Together with her team, she manages the HR processes of over 300 staff members across 7 business entities of GMA Group. Fafa brings a lot of experience to bear, owing to her participation in various trainings and workshops on security, procurement and project management, and HR work experience across various sectors.

Fafa is an Alumnus of the University of Ghana (UG) for her first degree where she graduated with honours in Political Science and Russian language. She took advantage of the year abroad programme and studied Russian Language proficiency at the Pushkin Institute of Russian Language, Moscow for a year. She is also a graduate of the Legon Centre for International Affairs and Diplomacy where she was awarded a Master of Arts Degree in International Affairs.

As an old student of Achmota School where she studied Agricultural Science, Fafa is currently the President of the 1997 Year Group of the Old Achimotan Association (OAA).

She is passionate about helping others, exhibiting fairness and empowering others to achieve significant strides in all they do. Fafa is a mother. Her hobbies include swimming, playing volley ball and writing.

 Kwabena Okyire Appianing

Kwabena Okyire Appianing

Head of Digital Media & Innovations

 Martin Ankrah

Martin Ankrah

Head of Business Development

Martin Ankrah is the Head of Business Development for Global Media Alliance. His department sees to the development of events, marketing and communications strategies for clients’ engagement. The department is also responsible for assessing the health of the various Business Units and developing strategies for growth.

Martin has led the execution of several key projects including the Naming Ceremonies of two of Ghana’s FPSO vessels in Singapore, Ceremonies marking First Oil from the TEN Fields of Ghana, first ever nationwide Reading Festival across Ghana and UKAID Funded Agribusiness Forum and Exhibition on the investment opportunities in Northern Ghana among others.

Prior to joining Global Media Alliance, Martin worked with Intercom Programming and Manufacturing Company (IPMC) in Accra, Ghana as a Marketing Executive and also with JCL Ghana Limited as a Sales Director where he was in charge of development and implementation of marketing research as well as marketing communications and sales strategies respectively.

Martin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Statistics from the University of Ghana and an MBA in Finance from Central Business School of Central University.

 Abrefa Kwesi Busia

Abrefa Kwesi Busia

Head of Creatives & Brands

Abrefa Busia is currently Head of Creative and Brands at Global Media Alliance He has over 10 years of experience in Advertising and Marketing, having served in various positions with some of the top flying media firms in the country.

He started with Akroma Productions Ltd, an affiliate of Young and Rubicam Worldwide, as a Graphic Designer working for clients such GCB, Glico, Kasapreko, NHIS, Presidential Special Initiative on Distance Learning and many more.

He then proceeded to Goviral, a digital innovation company, as a Creative Visualizer, where he obtained great insight on social media tools.
From there he joined Ogilvy and Mather Ghana one of the largest marketing communication companies in the world as an Art Director, where he over saw the production of compelling creative works for big firms such as Coca Cola, Airtel, Barclays Bank, UMB Bank, KFC, ABL, Old Mutual Life Assurance, Mondelez International, Bajaj Auto Limited and many more.

Abrefa Busia is a dynamic, driven and versatile personality whose determination to succeed in his line of work has earned him 2 prestigious Gold Awards for Outdoor and Print Category in the Gong Gong Awards organized by the Advertising Association of Ghana. Abrefa Kwesi Busia holds a degree in Journalism and Communications from the Trans Africa University College, Accra.
Favorite quote is “Nothing is impossible”, a personal mantra responsible for his undying quest for success.

 Nosisa Mazibuko Doe

Nosisa Mazibuko Doe

Head- Business Process Improvement

Nosisa was appointed to her current position in 2015 to ensure that the policies, procedures & processes used at Global Media Alliance are linked to the success of the business.
Nosisa joined e.tv Ghana as the QA Manager in 2012 she later became the Programmes Manager in 2013. She acted as GM of the station from June to October 2013.

She joined from Tensports in Dubai Media City, where she managed the daily operations of 7 channels viewed in the US, & MENA region in addition to having broadcast facilities management and international cricket production responsibilities. She worked at the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation QA unit.

Nosisa holds a BA in Media Studies from the Zimbabwe Open University, a Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication from the Christian College of Southern Africa, a Certificate in Sales Management, PR and Advertising from the London Chamber of Commerce and Industries and an Internal Auditor Certificate for ISO 9001.2000 Quality Management Systems. She loves dogs and speaks Mandarin.

 Dennis Bonsu

Dennis Bonsu

Head of Events

Dennis Bonsu has over eight (8) years of experience in events, marketing, and business development. Dennis joined the company in 2013 as a national service personnel and was made an Events Executive coordinating both on-air and outdoor events for the company’s broadcasting unit i.e. YFM, Happy FM and eTV Ghana. He was also in-charge of all events publicity.

Dennis has worked in different roles as Business Development Executive, Sales Executive, and Events Executive. His outstanding and flawless execution of projects made management and board of the company appointed him in 2016 as the Head of Events. His department sees to the development of events for both client and internal from conception stage to execution, general oversight and day to day operation of all events including sponsorship, fund raising activities, promotion and events advertising.

Dennis is the project lead on African Legends Night, one of the company’s flagship events that celebrate African music legends such as Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Amakye Dede, Freddy Meiway, Hugh Masakela among others. He played a key role in organizing events and activities in Singapore and Ghana leading to the official commissioning of Ghana’s first oil in the Sankofa OCTP Development operated by Eni, GNPC and Vitol.

His greatest asset is his passion for building businesses through staff motivation and mentorship as well as flawless project execution. Prior to joining GMA, Dennis worked with several organizations in Ghana including Ghana Statistical Services as a Research Assistant and P&Z Media as Events Coordinator. Dennis holds a Masters Degree in Marketing from University of Ghana Business School, Legon.