11th  to 13th June 2018

Governance, Risks and Compliance in Africa

GRC 2018 Speakers & Panelists

Summit Introduction

Christian Asante

Group CEO, Casantey Business Solutions & Africa GRC

Promoting and Enabling Governace, Risks and Compliance

Expert Talk

Kofi Abotsi

Dean of Law School,GIMPA

The Trajectory of where GRC is going  and beyond

Summit Opening

Hon. Prof. George Gyan-Baffour

Minister for Planning

At the crossroads

Expert Talk

Andy Akoto

Partner, KPMG

Promoting and Enabling Governace, Risks and Compliance

Panel Discussion


Practical Implications of GRC in the African Context, the challenges what needs to happen and how

Expert Talk

Philemon Hini

Cyber Analyst, E-Crime Bureau

Risk Meets Security: Managing Risk in the Cyberworld

Expert Talk

Philip Oti-Mensah

Managing Director, OmniBank

GRC: The not so obvious Factor

Panel Discussion


Practical Considerations in implementing GRC processes

Featured Keynote

Osei Gyasi

Head of Banking Supervision,

Bank of Ghana

Effective GRC : A Bank's survival kit

Expert Talk

Mrs. Barbara Banson

Chief Risk Officer, CalBank

Challenges in identifying risk and ensuring Compliance

Expert Talk

Abdul Kaadri Zigani

Head, Internal Audit,

Public Procurement Agency

Best Practices in internal audit to help improve business performance

Expert Talk

Dr. Francis Sasraku

Head, Risk & Regulation Faculty,

National Banking College

Future Proofing GRC frameworks - Addressing changing business models, regulatory landscapes and technology paradigms

Expert Talk

Mrs. Eirene Quainoo

Head of Compliance,

Barclays Bank

Future proofing your compliance programs to manage change

Panel Discussion


Cryptocurrency and Blockchain : Risk or Opportunity?

Expert Talk

Dr. Richmond Atuahene

CEO, Universal Capital Management Limited

A Risk based Approach to Compliance

Expert Talk

Mrs. Jacqueline Williams


Corporate Governance : Internal Controls and Business Risks in a Digital World

Expert Talk

Dr. Emmanuel Moore Abolo

President, Institute for Governance, Risk Mgt. & Compliance Professionals

Practical Considerations in implementing GRC processes

Expert Talk

Dr. Daniel Yao Domelevo

Auditor General, Ghana Audit Service

Maximize Business Performance - Ensure Effective Governance, Risk management and Compliance

Expert Talk

Umar El Farouk


Cyber Security risks due to BYOD, Cloud and Mobility - Impact on vendor Risk Management

Panel Discussion


Challenges in identifying risk and ensuring

Featured Keynote

Dr. Isaac Doku

Director, Commercial Services,,

Volta River Autho

Converging Across Emerging and Evolving risks - Building an Enterprise Strategy


Emmanuel Noah

CEO, BenBen

New Horizons : Blockchain is here to stay

Expert Talk

Reginald Atta-Kesson

Associate Director, PWC

Enteprise Risk Management - Adapting to the Digital Hyper connected world



How Blockchain tech will change Auditing for good & Critical Success factors for a GRC implementation