The Chief Executive Officer of The BEIGE Group (TBG), Mike Nyinaku, has been adjudged The Most Influential Young Business Leader in Ghana.
This follows a poll organised by Avance Media, a rating agency, on the 50 most influential young Ghanaians.
The ranking poll was categorised into Business, Entertainment, Law and Governance, Leadership and Civil Society, Lifestyle, Media, Science and Technology, among others.
The 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaian ranking is an initiative of Avans Media in partnership with Reputation Poll, EOD Partners, Jaguar Designs, CELBMD Africa, My Naija Naira, Dream Ambassadors Foundation GH, iCare Hub Africa, Global Skill Exchange, Core Foundation, and Project Know Thyself International.
Speaking on the exercise, the Managing Director for Avance Media, Prince Akpah, extended his appreciation to all those who participated in the polls. He also used the opportunity to encourage the youth to take a cue from the lifestyle and inspirational stories of these young achievers who are defining youthfulness in Ghana and beyond.
Reacting to the news on the ranking, Mike Nyinaku said, “I’m humbled. And I’d be quick to note the weight of responsibility such honours put on me. I pray for strength so I do not let Ghana down”.
Mr Nyinaku also used the occasion to encourage all young people to keep pushing themselves towards their aspirations remarking that “work as though your last breath depended on it.”
The overall most influential young Ghanaian was won by the ace Investigative Journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas.After receiving nominations from the public during its nomination process, Avance Media chose 50 of the Most Influential Young people who are blazing trails in various categories introduced under the ranking.
Mike Nyinaku founded TBG in 2008 after a successful career as a professional accountant with OIC International-Ghana (OICI-GH) and Deloitte & Touche (D&T) for ten years.
TBG is a financial services provider with business interests in Banking, Pensions, Insurance and Investments.
Together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, TBG is providing direct employment to about 4,000 people and serving a clientele base in excess of 600,000 clients.