Justice Samuel Asiedu

Chairman

Justice Kwame Asiedu is a Justice of the Superior Court of Ghana (High Court, Commercial Division) with over 20 years experience on the Bench. He has very rich experience in Law having worked as a Magistrate, Circuit Court Judge and then High Court Judge. He has been a Justice of the High Court for about 12 years. His wide range of experience and expertise span criminal and civil jurisprudence including Land, Administrative, Constitutional Law, Company, Commercial and Maritime Law. He presently presides over cases in the Commercial Division of the High Court of Ghana

Justice Asiedu has presented a number of academic papers in Ghana and abroad including papers on Pre- trial Process, Freedom and Security of the Accused Person, Grant of Bail in Narcotic Drugs Cases, and An Overview of the Legal and Regulatory Framework for the Practice of Religion and Faith in Ghana etc. Justice Asiedu’s expertise also spans into Public Administration.

Justice Asiedu holds a Masters Degree in Law (LL.M) with speciality in International Maritime Law from Swansea University, United Kingdom; Masters in Public Administration (M.P.A) from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Bachelor of Laws from the University of Ghana (LL.B) and Barrister-at-Law Certificate (B.L) from the Ghana Law School.  He also holds a number of training certificates in Arbitration and Mediation and International Judicial Training from the International Law Institute, Georgetown University, Washington DC and the University of Georgia, USA.

Justice Asiedu is a member of the Association of Magistrate and Judges of Ghana and also of the British Insurance Lawyers Association.

Prof Lewis Roberts

Member

Dr. Lewis R. Roberts is the Peter and Frances Georgeson Professor in Gastroenterology Cancer Research and a Consultant in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Mayo Clinic, where he is Director of the Hepatobiliary Neoplasia Clinic, Co-Chair of the Hepatobiliary Cancer Disease Group of Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Associate Director of Pre-Doctoral Programs in the Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences, and Director for Research at Mayo Clinic School of Medicine. Dr. Roberts earned his medical degree from the University of Ghana Medical School, a PhD in Physiology and Biophysics from The University of Iowa, and completed postgraduate training in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and Cancer Genetics at Mayo Clinic.

 

Dr. Roberts clinical practice is focused on liver and biliary cancers. His research includes studies of the mechanisms of liver and biliary carcinogenesis; biomarkers to improve the diagnosis of liver, bile duct and pancreas cancers; and prevention, diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis and liver cancer in Africa as well as in immigrant African and Asian communities in the USA. His research has been funded by NIH, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the AGA Foundation, and The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation. He has authored over 300 publications.

Dr. Roberts currently serves as Deputy Editor of Hepatologyand is on the Editorial Boards of Liver Cancerand Hepatic Oncology. He also serves as President of Africa Partners Medical, a non-profit organization focused on improving health in Africa through education, practical skills training, and provision of medical equipment.

Dr Mary Afihene

Member

Dr. Benjamin Dabo Sarkodie

Member

Dr. Benjamin Dabo Sarkodie is the first  certified Endovascular and  Interventional radiologist in Ghana. He is a fellow of the West African College of surgeons and a Lecturer at the University of Ghana School of Medicine and Dentistry.He is a Consultant  at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.

He obtained his MBChB from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology School of Medical Sciences proceeded to do his Residency /Fellowship at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Diagnostic Radiology.

Dr. Sarkodie was also a visiting Fellow to the prestigious Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) in Philadelphia.

He also did a clinical Fellowship in Endovascular and Interventional Radiology at Singapore’s flagship hospital : Singapore General hospital.

Dr Sarkodie has presented several papers at International forums including the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) annual meeting, Asian-Pacific Congress of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology (APCCVIR) annual meeting and the West Africa College of Surgeons.

He was a recipient of the International scholar award program of the Society of Interventional radiology in 2014 and currently a mentor for the international scholars of the Society of interventional radiology.

Dr. Sarkodie has several publications to his credit. His interests include Transcather arterial chemoembolization (TACE) and Microwave Ablation and Prostate Artery Embolization.

Prof Kwadwo Koram

Member

Carol Akore

Member

Carol Akore, is currently the Head of Administration at the Embassy of Denmark. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix, Arizona.   

 

Carol’s expertise in administration spans multiple industries across domestic and international markets. She comes with a rare blend of personnel and administration leadership backed by superior results in service delivery. She has a proven record of restructuring and reorganizing administrative functions in challenging settings and coordinates effectively with cross functional teams to achieve results. 

 

The organizations she has been affiliated with in her twenty five year career include Fannie Mae, Wells Fargo Bank and KB Homes in California. She also worked with the British High Commissions in Kenya, The Gambia and Ghana. Prior to assuming the post of Head of Administration at the Embassy of Denmark, she was the Personnel officer at Canadian Embassy in Ghana.