Undoubtedly in the count of the richest men in Ghana Dr. Osei Kwame Despite can’t be left out for any reason. He has risen through the heights of life to be one of the most respected and influential in the country.
What we see of him today didn’t just come overnight but he put in hard work probably went through certain struggles and had to make some decisions that will forever change the phase of his life.
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Ghpage.com has done extensive research into the life of one of Ghana’s successful and richest businessman Dr. Osei Kwame Despite.
BRIEF LIFE STORY OF OSEI KWAME:
Osei Kwame born on February 2, 1962, is a native of Agona Wiamoase in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The then Young Osei Kwame after several struggles and hustles in his hometown had the plan to go to Nigeria to go and further make ends meet.
He joined some friends of his to travel to Nigeria in the year 1983 but unfortunately, he had to return back to Ghana because the Nigerian government deported all Ghanaians living there at that time. “GHANA MUST GO”.
When he came back to Ghana, he started hustle as a petty trader, dealing in music cassettes, padlocks, baby feeding bottles and other merchandise at Dunkwa-Offinso.
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Again after failing in the above, he started a timber contraction business, few years down the line the business also collapsed as timber fell and completely destroyed his chain-saw machine.
As optimistic as he was to succeed he didn’t stop he kept moving on to other ventures that were lucrative at that time of his struggle.
He ventured into the music business with Despite Stores, marketing and distributing audio cassettes all over Ghana. This was what brought light to his business. He became known with this and then further undertook other projects that have made him who is today.
THE LIST OF BUSINESSES OWNED BY OSEI KWAME DESPITE UNDER THE DESPITE GROUP OF COMPANIES:
HELLO FM, OKAY FM, PEACE FM, NEAT FM, ASOMDWIE FM, PEACEFMONLINE.COM & UNITED TELEVISION (UTV)
FOOD AND BEVERAGES: NEAT FOODS COMPANY are the Producers of NEAT Fufu, NEAT Banku, NEAT Abenkwan, NEAT Hausa Koko, NEAT Dairy Products.
ATONA FOODS: Producers of This Way Chocolate Drink, This Way Motherlac, Smart Tea, This Way Coffee. SPECIAL ICE MINERAL WATER & DRINKS.
MINING: U2 COMPANY LIMITED is into the production of Allied Products, Stone Quarry, Fertilizer Production, Food Processing, Cable and Wire Manufacturing.
BANKING: Best Point Savings & Loans.
REAL ESTATE AND CONSTRUCTION: Special Investment Company Limited
Check out the structure of Despite Group of Companies:
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