Maureen Erekua Odoi
Maureen Erekua Odoi is a Founder /Executive Director of AABN Foundation, a Business Development Organisation. She trained as a Private Sector Development , specialised Agribusiness Development . As Business Advisor, she serves as an ILO Certified Master Trainer and Business Coach with 20 years experience in industry, academia and the consulting space in Africa. She holds a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Agribusiness, specialized as a Value Chain Analyst.
Maureen leads a team of fifty(50) Certified business and technical advisor serving a client base of over 10,000 MSMEs annually. She is passionate about the economic development space and discourse and serves globally , as a speaker, advisor, activist , advocate on youth, women, agbiz, MSMEs devt, policy, program development and implementation. She has served key development partners including: SNV Netherlands Devt org, world bank , GIZ,and the Mastercard Foundation as lead on specific projects on a MSME development .
Locally serves as the Vice-Chair of Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) in the Greater Accra Region and National Executive Council member of AGI – Women in Business. Maureen is the Ambassador for Womanomics Africa and At the Association of Ghana Industries , Women in Business, Maureen serves as a member of National. Executive. Accra Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCi).
Apart from several professional certificates and awards to her name, She has received the lifetime award from CEO Global in SA for Professional services.