Henry is the Managing Director of InvestCorp. Prior to this role, he was the Deputy Managing Director of the Firm – responsible for planning, monitoring and evaluation of policy and strategy implementation. As Managing Director, he is responsible for the overall strategic management of the Firm, chairs the Investment Committee and serves as a board member of the Firm’s managed mutual funds.
Henry worked with Merrill Lynch / Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York within the Global Energy & Power Investment Banking Group. He possesses strong origination and corporate finance skills, including leveraged finance, deal origination and corporate restructuring. Henry has extensive and key relationships in Ghana and internationally, which are critical to the success of our firm.
He served on the Board of the Ghana Netherlands Business and Culture Council (GNBCC) between 2015 and 2019 and acted as the Treasurer of the Council. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Accra La-East and serves on the Public Image (PI) and Fundraising Committees.
Henry obtained an honors degree in Business Administration (Finance) from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, graduating summa cum laude. He is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa and Beta Gamma Sigma honor societies. In 2012, Henry was admitted to Cornell University’s Johnson School of Management MBA program but did not pursue it.
Deputy Managing Director
Kwabena has oversight responsibility for the firm’s operations and business development. He helps in overseeing the day-to-day business activities and in ensuring that the firm’s client acquisition strategy, operational risk and technology functions are effective and well-coordinated. He is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee (IC). Prior to InvestCorp, he worked with Access Bank, Republic Bank, Fidelity Bank, FBN Bank and Omni Bank in roles of client acquisition, branch operations, and team management. He has built immense experience in sales and marketing, organizational efficiency and strategy and has developed key relationships in the financial industry.
He holds Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Psychology with a minor in philosophy and an MBA in Finance from the University of Ghana. He also undertook the Securities Industry Course at the GSE as well as other professional courses from the Ghana Banking College.
Christabel N. Okantey
Vice President, Pensions, Institutional & Private Clients
Christabel heads Pensions, Institutions and Private Clients Business at InvestCorp. In this role, she has responsibility for client acquisition, portfolio structuring, and investor relations. She is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee (IC).
She has over 10 years of working experience during which she gained diverse global experience working with reputable firms such as Calbank and IBM. Her professional background is in commercial banking, financial management, project and relationship management both with retail and institutional clients.
Christabel earned a first-class honors degree in Business Administration, Banking and Finance, from the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Corporate Accounting and Finance from the University of Rochester’s Simon Business School in New York, USA.
Vice President, Sales & Distribution
Harrison has over Fifteen (15) years’ working experience in the Banking and Financial Services industry with specialty in business development, alternative sales channels, customer experience, marketing, IT support, training and operations management.
As the Vice President, Sales and Distribution at InvestCorp, Harrison is directly responsible for driving the retail strategy of the firm through client engagements, corporate partnerships and development of products services that support retirement planning, long-term savings, regular contribution plans, annuity purchases and alternative assets.
Prior to InvestCorp, he was the Unit Head, Remittance and Bancassurance at OmniBsic Bank and Branch Operations Supervisor at Fidelity Bank Ltd. He also worked with ARB Apex Bank and HFC Bank (Republic Bank). Additionally, he has experience working in the Saving and Loans and Microfinance industries.
He holds an Executive Master’s Degree in Business Administration from KNUST, Executive Mastery Certificate in Strategic Marketing from the Graduate School of Governance and Leadership Studies, Bsc. Administration (Accounting option) from Central University College, and an HND in Accountancy from Accra Polytechnic.
Assistant Vice President, Fund Mangement & Operations
Solomon is a product of Achimota School and the University of Cape Coast. He is responsible for the team that manages portfolio accounting and financial analysis at InvestCorp. He also leads in financial due diligence, portfolio valuation, as well as financial modelling / valuation of companies and developing the asset allocation strategies for investment decisions.
Prior to joining InvestCorp, Solomon worked with Ghana Export Promotion Authority and Mon-Tran Limited where he gained experience in cash flow cycle management and research and analysis of export related markets. Solomon earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana, and holds a Ghana Securities Industry Certificate from the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE).
Jeanette Andrews Darko
Associate, Investor Relations & Marketing
Jeanette joins InvestCorp as an Associate, Investor Relations and Marketing, with oversight responsibility for development of strategic partner relationships and marketing strategies for corporate identity and brand management in line with the Firm’s objectives.
She brings to the table almost a decade of experience across a diverse portfolio of roles in various reputable organizations. Her wealth of knowledge and expertise span banking, sales and marketing, business development, social media management and communications.
She began her career at Access Bank, Ghana, whilst doubling as a Client Maintenance Officer with Axis Legal. She then joined Nationwide Mutual Health Insurance in their Sales and Marketing Department. Her other experiences prior to InvestCorp were with Royal Crown Packaging Ltd and Toku Foundation.
Jeanette holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Psychology and Consumer Science from the University of Ghana, as well as a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree from Mountcrest University.
Associate, Accounts & Administration
Samuel is responsible for administration, financial management and reporting at InvestCorp. He is the Lead for the Unit and in this role is responsible for providing various accounting functions to the business units at InvestCorp and for the day-to-day administration of the firm.
Prior to joining InvestCorp, he worked in the retail and business banking department at CalBank. At CalBank, he was the Bancassurance and Shell Fuel Card Business Coordinator and Retail products and deposit performance reporting officer where he gained extensive knowledge in large dataset analysis and project execution.
Samuel is a Chartered Accountant and a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICAG). He obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Cape Coast and has obtained professional certificates from the Ghana National Banking College.