George is responsible for the regional support of investments, asset management and finance within Lango’s West African portfolio. George has gained a lot of experience in Private Equity, Accounting, Auditing, Corporate Finance, Taxation and Management Consulting spanning over fifteen years.
Before joining the firm, George worked with Excellerate Property Services Ghana (CBRE Excellerate) as an Independent Contractor in the capacity of a Portfolio Manager. He worked for several years with Broll Ghana Limited, as the Portfolio Finance Manager, where he was in charge of Accra Mall, West Hills Mall, Achimota Mall and Kumasi City Mall’s finances. His role included budgeting, cash flow forecasting, managing relationships with regulatory authorities and financial institutions, management accounting and financial control. Having previously worked with Black Star Advisors (a Private Equity Firm), George is well versed with deal origination, due diligence, structuring and evaluation to investment monitoring and fund administration. He was an Audit Senior at Baker Tillly Andah & Andah, leading teams in forensic audits, assurance and internal audits and provided financial advisory services for firms in different industries.
George also consulted for the United States African Development Foundation (USADF) in setting up financial management systems and training for various SMEs across the country. This led to the release of funds by the USADF to various SMEs to support their businesses.
George Adjei-Ampofo is an ACCA finalist