The company is being managed by a team of highly qualified and experienced professionals
Bernard Etonam AgbotseManaging Director
Bernard assumed the role as the Managing Director of Corks Holdings & Corks Energy Ltd., a general merchant company.
Before this role Mr. Agbotse was the General Manager of Shelter Trucks Company Ltd., a fuel transport company based in Tema, Ghana. He had the overall responsibility for the company, representing the company at meetings, deciding on the company’s objectives, policies and programs. There, he was responsible for the installation of tachometers, a vehicle tracking device on all the vehicles to monitor the activities of drivers.
He holds a degree in Psychology from the University of Ghana.
Mawutor AwumaChief Operations Officer
Mawutor is the Chief Ops. Officer of Corks Energy Ltd. and also for Corks Holdings Ltd.
Before his appointment, he was a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer (Fitter) at Karpowership Ghana, a power generation company of 225MW capacity, based in Tema fishing habour, Ghana and also worked as a Mechanical Engineer (Trainee) in Takoradi Thermal Power Station, Volta River Authority (VRA, Ghana) of capacity 330MW combined cycle. His responsibilities for both companies includes daily maintenance of the Wartsila HFO engines, fuel treatment systems, maintenance of GE Frame 9E gas turbines & steam turbine & all balance of plant systems, assisting the mechanical engineer in diagnosing and rectifying of faults, etc.
He is a Mechanical Engineer from the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa, Ghana. He is also a graduate member (GM) of the Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE)
Etornam AdoboeSecretary/ Legal Practitioner
Etornam is a corporate and commercial lawyer specializing in mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, corporate restructuring and general corporate advisory matters. I previously worked as a tax consultant providing tax advisory services to multi-national clients in a range of industries including energy, financial services and telecommunications.
He has been the secretary and company lawyer since its inception. Prior to this, he has been with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ghana, as a consultant among several others.
He holds a B.B.A in accounting and a bachelor of Law (LL.B), Law both from the University of Ghana. He also has a professional certificate in Law from the Ghana School of Law.
Kwame Ofosu-AdjeiFinancial Consultant
Kwame is an Economist with special interest in alternative credit systems that are devoid of the numerous credit constraints hindering the emerging economies ability to manage their external borrowings that in turn frustrate the fulfillment of their economic development goals.
Kwame’s wealth of experience and strong reputation for high standards of professional competence backed by services from some of the best credit finance and credit insurance houses worldwide, have made him able to provide broad range of credit services inclusive of Trade Credit, Project and Investment Finance, to worldwide clients who include Governments, investors, manufacturers, importers, exporters and their financing banks.
After continuously living in the United Kingdom for the past 40 years and working with various UK credit insurance and financial institutions, Kwame is currently the Managing Partner at Projects & Capital, an Accra-based project finance consultant that specialises in alternative credit funding mainly for the emerging economies. He also writes regularly for various African Business Magazines on the subject of export credit finance and credit insurance.