Esther Cobbah

NAME:               Esther A. N. Cobbah

DESCENT:       Ghanaian

POSITION:      Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

COMPANY:     Stratcomm Africa

INDUSTRY:    Communications & Marketing

AWARDS:        International Public Relations Association (IPRA) United Nations (UN) award for Public Relations (PR) and Sustainable Development 2016, the Institute of Public Relations (IPR) PR Consultancy of the Year (2013 & 2014), PR Consultancy of the Year (Extractive and Manufacturing respectively), Association of Ghanaian Industries (AGI) Business Promotion Consultancy of the Year (2013), Ghana Club 100 2014, 2015, 2016, CSR Initiative of the Year and Professional Services Company of the Year (2017) from the Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI)

EDUCATION: She attended Wesley Girls High School, Cape Coast and obtained her first degree at the University of Ghana, Legon. She earned graduate degrees in Communications from the School of Communications Studies, the University of Ghana and Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.

BACKGROUND: Esther has extensive experience working with public and private sector organisations as well as communities and individuals in Ghana and beyond. She has a keen understanding of the value of effective communication processes for national development, organizational growth and individual livelihood enhancement.