Dr. James Adomako

Senior Lecturer, University of Ghana

A Senior Lecturer at the Department of Botany, University of Ghana, Legon. His major research interests are in Forest Regeneration and Gap Dynamics, Vegetation Analysis and Description, Conservation of Biological Diversity, Mangrove Ecology and Wetland Conservation, Ecology of Rheophyte as well as Restoration of degraded areas (Mined areas).


Nana Amoasi VII

Executive Director, Institute for Energy Security

Works as an Oil Trader and an Energy Policy Analyst with a wide range of experience in Energy Research and Policy Advocacy, Data Mining and Analysis, Operations Management, and Engineering Management. He has enjoyed a 21-year plus career in the Gold Mining and Petroleum industry in the technical and management capacity over the period.


Dr. Ivy Manly-Spain

Founder, Globex Energy & Hills Oil Marketing

Mrs. Ivy Manly-Spain is an international Business Executive and a visionary with a passion for excellence and success. She is an astute and highly experienced player in the Petroleum industry, having successfully initiated and managing three companies in the Petroleum Industry namely; Hills Oil Marketing, C.E.O Oil & Gas limited and Globex Energy Limited.


Dr. Sharif Mahmoud Khalid

Lecture, University of Sheffield

A lecturer at the Sheffield University Management School, University of Sheffield. He has a major interest in corporate governance and social responsibility practices approached from a critical and interdisciplinary perspective. He has a particular interest in African development. He completed a PhD from Henley Business School, University of Reading.


Edmond Biirbia Kombat

Director, Finance & Admin

Edmond Kombat is an entrepreneur who has founded a number of businesses in Finance, Agribusiness and Oil and Gas. An experienced Director with a demonstrated history of working in the oil & energy industry. He is Co-Founder at the Institute for Energy Security, IES Ghana. He worked with Bank of America Merrill Lynch, London and Premium Bank, Accra...