OUR TEAM

Portfolio Management & Trading

Augustina Gyimah

Augustina is an SEC licensed Investment Representative and the Portfolio Manager of SEM Capital Advisors Limited. She manages a portfolio of a diversified, multi-asset class including sovereign bonds, mutual funds, and stocks across several African countries. Augustina is a member of SEM Capital’s management team. Prior to SEM Capital, she worked with Fiesta Royale Hotel as an Accounts Officer and at the Ghana Free Zones Board as a Monitoring and Evaluation Officer. She holds a BSc Mathematics degree from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi and an Executive MBA (Finance) from the University of Ghana Business School, Legon. She is an instructor in Portfolio Management of the Ghana Securities Industry course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange.


William Adjiri

William is an Investment analyst and Trader at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Mathematics from the University of Ghana, Legon. He also holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange. Prior to joining SEM Capital, he worked in the National Accounts Department of the Ghana Statistical Service.


Vanessa Barnes

Vanessa is an Investment Analyst and Trader at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (Computer Engineering) from the University of Ghana, Legon. She also holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange and is currently pursuing an Executive MBA (Finance) at the University of Ghana Business School, Legon.


Research

Louisa Ampiah

Louisa is the Head of Research at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. She holds a Master of Science Degree from Loughborough University, United Kingdom and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Biomedical Engineering) from the University of Ghana. Louisa has passed the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level I Exam and holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange. She also holds a Diploma in French Language Studies, Level A1 and A2 from the French Ministry of Education. Prior to becoming the Head of Research, Louisa was a Senior Investment Analyst and Trader at SEM Capital, a position she held for three years. Louisa has also worked with institutions such as the Ghana Police Hospital, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, 37 Military Hospital and Ghana Atomic Energy Commission.


Thelma Deku

Thelma is a Research Analyst at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree, Geography (First Class Honors) from the University of Ghana, Legon and a Certificate in Banking (Credit), from the National Banking College, Accra. Thelma began her career at Regimanuel Gray Real Estate Company where she worked with the Executive Management in the Administrative Department. She has several years of experience working in the financial industry in roles including Business Development/Relationship Management, Administration and Credit Risk & Management. Thelma has worked in other institutions such as Loans & Logistics Company Ltd and Diamond Capital Microfinance Ltd, where she worked as a Senior Credit Analyst. She is currently pursuing the Ghana Securities Industry Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange.


Sales & Marketing

Grace Quaye

Grace is the Head of Private Wealth Management at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. She was the Account Officer of SEM Capital, apposition she held for three year. Prior to joining SEM Capital, Grace worked with the National Insurance Commission, Ghana as part of their Supervision, Finance and Administration Team and in the Operations Department of Metro Mass Transit Limited. She holds a degree in Bachelor of Education, Social Sciences (Accounting and Economics) from the University of Cape Coast and an Executive MBA (Finance) from the University of Ghana Business School, Legon. She holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange. She also holds an Executive Certificate in Marketing & Strategic Communications from the Logos Graduate School and another Executive Certificate in Marketing Management from GIMPA. Grace is an instructor for Introduction to Investment, Corporate Finance and Fundamentals of Finance and Financial Market of the Ghana Securities Industry Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange.


Kevin Andoh

Kevin is the Head of Institutional Marketing at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Professional Studies, Ghana. He holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange. Prior to joining SEM Capital, Kevin worked with the Ghana Education Service and was in charge of Operations at Kwasamay Agriculture Limited.


Dorothy Banle-Konlan

Dorothy is the Client Relationship Officer at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. Prior to joining SEM Capital, she worked with GT Bank, Access Bank and Electricity Corporation of Ghana, now Power Distribution Services Ghana Limited. Dorothy holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Studies from University of Cape Coast and is currently undertaking the Ghana Securities Industries Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange.


Operations

Rita Odamitey

Rita is a Fund Administrator at SEM Capital Advisors Ltd and has over 5 years’ experience in fund management. She is responsible for the day to day fund operations of the various portfolios under management. Prior to joining SEM Capital, Rita was a Sales Executive at Barclays Bank Ghana for 3 years. Rita holds a B.Ed. Foundations (Economics) from the University of Cape Coast. She also holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange. Rita is currently pursuing an Advance program in Data Management.


Nana Akosua Someah-Addae

Akosua is an Assistant Fund Administrator at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting Education from the University of Education, Winneba. She has also taken the Ghana Securities Industries Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange. She is currently pursuing an EMBA (Finance) at the University of Ghana Business School and her professional accounting certification with the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana.


Corporate Advisory Services

Lydia Owusu

Lydia is a Financial Consultant at SEM Capital Advisors Limited. She holds an MBA in Finance and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Sociology both from the University of Ghana. She also holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange and a ACCE certificate in Accounting and Financial Management from Barrytrum Group International. Prior to Lydia’s appointment as a Financial Consultant, she worked as an Investment Analyst and Trader at SEM Capital. Lydia has also worked as a Trainee Business Consultant at International Financial Services Ltd and a voluntary coordinator at Impact Generation.


Finance & Administration

Monica Asare

Monica is the Head of Finance and Administration at SEM Capital Advisors Limited and a member of the management team. She has over 17 years of experience in Finance and Administration, having worked in a number of industries including healthcare, education, retail, hospitality and investment banking. Monica holds a MSc. in Accounting and Finance from the University of Ghana Business School, Accra and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Administration (Accounting) from Central University College, Accra. She also has Level One Certificate from ACCA and holds a certificate in the Ghana Securities Industry course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange.


Helena Lomotey

Helena is an Accounts Officer at SEM Capital Advisors Ltd. She has over four years industry experience in banking, market research, administration and finance. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Banking and Finance. Prior to joining SEM Capital, Helena worked at Standard Chartered Bank Ghana, C&C Associates Ltd and Creo Concepts. She is pursuing the Ghana Securities Industries Course organized by the Ghana Stock Exchange.


Internal Auditor/Compliance Officer

Faustina Offei-Gyenti

Faustina is the Head of Internal Audit and Compliance. She was an Account Officer at SEM Capital Advisors Limited and has five years’ experience in administration and four years’ experience in accounts. Faustina’s accounting experience covers the retail, advertising and real estate industries. She holds an MSc in Accounting and Finance from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Accounting) from Methodist University College Ghana.