Position- Senior Manager, Legal Services
Brenda is a Lawyer with 15 years hands on experience in the general practice of law and corporate governance. Specialized areas of law include business/commercial, investment and corporate law, legal aspects of banking and finance and international non-profit organizations. Her work has taken her to over 15 countries in Africa and Europe. As Senior Manager, Legal Services she initially worked as Board Secretary for UMB, and now handles Board Secretarial duties for Fortiz Private Equity Fund.
Brenda has considerable experience in the Ghanaian financial sector having worked with Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited for 4 years and for another three years with Awoonor Law Consultancy a reputable firm of Corporate and Investment Lawyers.
She has supported institutions in obtaining and administering loans and / or grants from financial institutions and international development organizations including the World Bank and European Union Commission and has facilitated the efficient running of Boards across the continent.
She holds an LLM in Banking and Finance from the London School of Economics and Political Science, an LLB from the University of Ghana and GCE O and A Levels from Achimota School. She is also in the final stage of gaining membership to the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, London UK and is a Chevening Scholar.