Edem Adzogenu

Special advisor, AfroChampions Initiative

Edem Adzogenu is an accomplished investment facilitation, government affairs and international crisis management specialist for global investors and businesses across Africa and Asia. His global experience ranges from advising Fortune 100 companies and G7 countries, to helping resolve disputes over multi- billion dollar mining concessions in war-threatened regions. Lately, Dr Adzogenu has been at the forefront of groundbreaking initiatives to promote African multinationals and intra-African investments. He is an architect and Senior Advisor of the AfroChampions Initiative, a public-private partnership, which was launched on the sidelines of the January 2017 African Union Heads of States Summit, to galvanize policy frameworks and innovative corporate alliances supporting the emergence and success of African private sector champions in the regional and global spheres.

He is also Senior Advisor to the Board of the Djondo Fellowship, a pan-African business initiative, set up to facilitate cross- border expansions for African companies and groom the next generation of African multinational leaders. A Physician by training, Dr. Adzogenu has continuously contributed to the coordination, formulation and management of development programs in the health sector of Ghana and throughout Africa.