Mining giant Newmont Ghana has emerged the best company in the 16th edition of the Ghana Club 100 awards held in Accra.
Telecom firm MTN grabbed the second position with the third spot going to Oil Marketing firm Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL). Other firms that came up top on the list are Goldfields Ghana and Vivo Energy.
This year’s awards organised by the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre was on the theme: “Industrialization – A Tool For Job Creation And Accelerated Economic Development”.
The event was attended by captains of industry and dignitaries such as Senior Minister Yaw Osafo Marfo, Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta, Business Development Minister Mohammed Awal, Deputy Trade Minister Car
los Ahenkorah and the CEO of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre Yoofi Grant.
The Ghana Club 100 (GC 100) is an annual compilation of the top 100 companies in Ghana to give due recognition to successful enterprise building and was launched in 1998 by the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC).
Companies were ranked based on three main criteria – size, profit and growth.
Source: Ghana/Starrfmonline.com/103.5FM/Fred Dzakpata