Fast-rising football administrator, Nana Yaw Amponsah has arrived at the Sports Hotel in Kumasi ahead of his unveiling as the new Chief Executive of Asante Kotoko.
The 2019 Ghana Football Association presidential candidate will replace George Amoako as the new CEO of the club.
Amponsah brings a wealth of experience to bear on the job following his rapid rise in football administration in the West African nation.
Mr Amponsah holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and Political Science from the University of Ghana, Legon, and a Master’s Degree in Sports Law and Practice from the Leicester DE Monort University, UK.
He has also been given the opportunity to pursue a PhD in Sports Leadership at the Concordia University in United States of America (USA).
From 2008 to 2018, he was a Licensed Player Agent/Intermediary and transferred over 50 players from Ghana and almost 100 across the globe, which brought huge revenues to Ghanaian Clubs in the process.
Mr Amponsah is the Chairman of Ghana Division One Club Phar Rangers FC from 2016 to present and also a Licensed Players’ Agent/Intermediary from 2008 to 2018.
The Prestigious 40 Under 40 awardee, is the Director of Football for Phar Partnerships from 2014 to Present and the Founder and CEO of Cornny Drinks Limited.
The board of directors of Kotoko will award Nana Yaw Amponsah a three-year deal as the CEO of the club.