KGL Group’s Alex Dadey awarded overall Best Entrepreneur of the Decade

BY: Graphic Online
Mr. Alex Dadey and colleagues receive the plaque of honour
Mr. Alex Dadey and colleagues receive the plaque of honour

Executive Chairman of the KGL Group and Board Chairman of Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), Alex Dadey has been adjudged the Overall Best Entrepreneur of the Decade at the 12th edition of the Prestigious Ghana Entrepreneur & Corporate Executive Awards.

A citation accompanying the recognition praised Mr. Alex Dadey for his outstanding achievements in multiple industries and sectors including Fintech, Logistics, Agric, Property Development and Commerce in the United Kingdom and Ghana as well as his immense contribution to the digitalization agenda of the Government of Ghana.

The event was held at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra

Alex Dadey, a product of Mfantsipim School in Cape Coast is an entrepreneur and philanthropist with over 30 years’ experience serving in various c-suite capacities and serves on the boards of multiple institutions like Ecom Agro Industrial, Premier Textiles Group in the United Kingdom, Birchfield Investments Limited in Jersey, Channel Islands and Dubai, KGL Capital (UK) Limited and Dominion Direct (UK) Limited.

Underpinning Mr. Dadey’s three-decade track-record of success is his commitment to building an inclusive financial environment that provides high-value partnerships for small businesses to thrive and succeed across Ghana. His work has continuously driven diaspora inclusion and fostered public-private sector partnerships and collaborations for collective growth.

As a philanthropist, Mr. Dadey has been a strong advocate of giving back to the community, a belief he actions through his foundation, KGL Foundation, which has over the last couple of years been at the forefront of providing social intervention programmes in the fields of sports, health and education in Ghana.

Mr. Dadey is also passionate about Youth Empowerment. His firm belief in nurturing the next generation of leaders is very evident in his ability to guide, teach and impart knowledge and experience to his energetic, young and vibrant teams he builds across multiple industries he has succeeded in.