Alhaji Salamu Amadu of Afro Arab Group has been ranked among 50 young Chief Executive Officers in Ghana and prominent young Entrepreneurs.

Alhaji is an entrepreneur with over a decade of experience in business dealings such in financial services, forex transaction, transportation, haulage, construction and real estate development. He serves on a number of boards and also a shareholding director to a number of businesses. He is currently the Chairman of Afro-Arab Group of Companies.

The list which is noted to become an annual event, will be used as a premium platform to celebrate outstanding young entrepreneurs providing solutions to some of our Ghana’s and the world's pertinent problems and needs.

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Martin Sedem Dogbey, founder of The YCEO describes the young entrepreneurs as the future of Entrepreneurship not only in Ghana and Africa but across the world.

Most of the young entrepreneurs named in the list are noted for running multiple businesses, entrepreneurs in Media, Technology and Finance.

Other categories classified include: Social Enterprise, Media, Entertainment, Fashion, Real Estate, Agribusiness and Manufacturing.

Some notable names in the list are: Glitz Africa’s CEO, Claudia Lumor, Anas Aremeyaw Anas of Tiger Eye PI, Alex Adjei Bram of Hubtel, Ameyaw Debrah of Ameyaw Debrah Media, Yvonne Nelson, Sarkodie, DBlack etc. YCEO in partnership with Avance Media released these inaugural list of Top 50 Young CEOs in Ghana for 2018 on Monday May 28.

Below is the full list of the 2018 Top 50 Young CEOs in Ghana arranged in alphabetical order:

1. Ababio Kwame || Green Afro Palms2. Abdul Salmu || Afro Arab Group of Companies3. Abeiku Santana || Kaya Tours4. Abena B. Brigidi || Nimed Capital5. Aisha Ayensu || Christie Brown6. Alex Adjei Bram || Hubtel7. Alloysius Attah || Farmerline8. Ameyaw Debrah || Ameyaw Debrah Media9. Anas Aremeyaw Anas || Tiger Eye PI10. Andrew Takyi-Appiah || Zeepay11. Ben Adu-Owusu || Direct Savings & Loans Limited

12. Bernard Osei-Tutu || Dusk Capital13. Beryl Agyekum || EchoHouse Ghana14. Bright Simons || mPedigree15. Claudia Lumor || Glitz Africa16. David Asare Asiamah || Agro Mindset Group17. Deloris Frimpong Manso || Maxgringo Productions

18. Derrydean Dadzie || DreamOval19. Desmond Kwesi Blackmore (DBlack) || Black Avenue Music

20. Edem Bart Williams || Commerz Savings & Loan21. Ekow Mensah || TANOE22. Emmanuel Leslie Addae || African Internship Academy

23. Godwin Martey || Websoft Solutions24. Jesse Ghansah || OMG Digital25. John Armah || Orios Group26. Kelvin Nyame || meQasa27. Kofi Amoa-Abban || Rigworld28. Kwabena Danso || Booomers29. Mabel Simpson || mSimps30. Michael Owusu Addo (Sarkodie) || SarkCess Music

31. Mike Nyinaku || The BEIGE Group32. Nana Akua Birmeh || Arch Xenus33. Nana Appiah Mensah || Zylofon Media & MenzGold34. Nana Bediako Kwame || Wonda World Estates35. Nii Kotei Dzani || Groupe Ideal36. Randy Osae Bediako || Kharis Group37. Regina Honu || Soronko Solutions38. Richard Abbey Jnr || Xodus Communications39. Richard Dugan || McOttley Holdings40. Richard Nunekpeku || Anyako Farms Limited41. Roberta Annan || Roberta Annan Consulting42. Russell Eni || Insel Communications43. Sadiq Abdulai Abu || Muse Africa44. Sandra Appiah || Face2Face Africa45. Sangu Delle || Golden Palm Investments Corporation

46. Selorm Alfred Betepe Selo Art47. Siita S Hissan || North Television48. Tonyi Senayah || Horseman Shoes49. William Edem Senyo || Impact Hub Accra50. Yvonne Nelson || YN Productions