WINNERS OF STUDY UK ALUMNI AWARDS GHANA ANNOUNCED - CELEBRATING THEIR ACHIEVEMENTS AND IMPACT
The Alumni Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of alumni and showcase the impact and value of a UK higher education. Award winners and finalists are leaders in their fields who have used their experience of studying at a UK university to make a positive contribution to their communities, professions and countries.
The British Council is delighted to announce the three winners for a prestigious award celebrating the outstanding achievements of the UK’s international alumni in Ghana.
Meet the Winners
The three winners from three categories are announced as follows:
Professional Achievement Award Winner
Kwasi Anokye Gyimah
Mr. Justice Kwasi Anokye Gyimah is a judge of the High Court of Ghana and is currently stationed at the Land Court, Accra. Prior to his appointment as a High Court judge, he was a lecturer at the GIMPA Faculty of Law where he primarily taught the Law of Immovable Property. He is an alumnus of the University of Nottingham where he pursued a Master of Law (LLM) degree in International Criminal Justice and Armed Conflict.
Entrepreneurial Award Winner
Sesinam Dagadu is best described as an accidental entrepreneur who has gained experience in many industries ranging from automotive research to digital forensic services over his working life. It was during his time with a local bank that the problem of the poor addressing system caught his attention and when he returned abroad to complete his degree, he started working on a solution. He is a qualified systems engineer who holds an MEng Engineering with Business management from Warwick University.
Social Impact Award Winner
Gameli Adzaho is a public health professional and educator focused on ‘shaping Africa and shaping youth’. His Global Lab Ghana initiative connects students with colleagues and mentors through Facebook. He is an alumnus of the University of Exeter where he pursued an MSc in Environment and Human Health.