Newage Agric Solutions Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. William A. Kotey as its Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2021.
Mr. Kotey holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and a Global Executive MBA from the China-European International Business School (CEIBS). He brings a wide and deep range of experience on board the Newage team. His impressive career spans over 30 years; including his previous engagements as Managing Director of RMG Ghana Limited, General Manager at Wienco Ghana Limited, Board Member at Masara N’Arziki Farmers Association, Founding Member of National Association of Seed Traders of Ghana (NASTAG) and most recently as President of Croplife Ghana.
The Company’s Board Chairman, Mr. Alex Tenkorang stated “We are excited to have William on board the Newage team. William’s deep knowledge of the agricultural landscape and his wealth of experience in growing agribusinesses will drive the Company’s growth and expansion strategies”. “No one is better placed than William to understand the needs of the Ghanaian farmer in these difficult times. As MD of RMG, he was responsible for the company emerging as the CIMG Agro-Based Company of the year for two consecutive years.”
Mr. William A. Kotey on his part said: “I would like to thank the Board for providing me with this opportunity. I am very honoured and excited to be appointed as CEO of Newage Agric Solutions Limited”.
Newage Agric Solutions Limited is a company doing many unique and interesting endeavours within the agricultural space. It’s range of innovations like Nserewa and Chi-Gaba projects present many opportunities to transform the agricultural economy of Ghana. In this respect, the Company has positioned itself strongly against its competitors who struggle to deliver satisfactory solutions for clients and stakeholders within the industry.
The Company also has a strong and established presence in all parts of the country with continued potential for growth in regional markets. Newage Agric Solutions Limited is well placed to disrupt the status quo and take lead within this barely tapped, billion-dollar industry.
“I look forward to working together with the Board and the senior management team. It really is an exciting time to be joining Newage Agric Solutions Limited and further, an amazing journey to take this company to truly global heights and establish it as a dominant company with a range of elegant and innovative products. I am truly excited by the challenges and opportunities this presents” – Mr. Kotey reiterated.