Mr. Andy Mensah has over 18 years working experience with many organizations spanning public services, manufacturing, and IT sectors with about 12 years in senior management. He started his career with the Coca Cola bottling plant in Kumasi, before moving to the UK where he worked for Birmingham City Council and Denise Mastersons International Ltd.
He has also worked with Ayum Forest Products Ltd, a timber manufacturing and exporting firm in Ghana as a Chief Accountant and subsequently joined IBM Ghana Limited as a Financial Analyst until he was later asked to start the HR practice for IBM in Ghana. At IBM, Mr. Mensah was later given the added responsibility for Middle East Africa, advising managers on HR and ER matters. He is currently the Human Resource and Administration Manager for Tropical Cable & Conductor Ltd, and also serves on the management teams of Western Rod & Wire Ltd as well as Premier Quality Ltd.
Andy Mensah is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), holds a Master of Science in Development Finance degree from the University of Ghana Business School, as well as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) qualification. He is a self-driven individual, who enjoys helping and motivating people in all aspects of life and work. He mentors a lot of young people and has speaking engagements with young people in tertiary and other institutions. Overcoming whatever is termed "a challenge" gives him the greatest pleasure. He is married with two boys and a girl. Andy is an ardent sports fan, watching all kinds of sports in his spare time – but he enjoys watching football the most.
Mr. Andy Mensah is the AGI representative on the Board.