Who Is Kennedy Osei
Kennedy Osei is the eldest son of Ghanaian business mogul Dr. Osei Kwame Despite, CEO of the Despite Group of Companies. He he has been an outstanding Director of the team he currently manages; and his professionalism and admirable personal qualities in handling the businesses under one of the biggest conglomerate in Ghana is impressive and undoubtedly impeccable.
Popularly known as GM, he manages Okay FM, Neat FM, Peace FM, Hello FM, UTV and popular news online portal peacefmonline.com.
Kennedy Osei has been in the REAL ESTATES business in Ghana for almost a decade, masterminding the building of lots of properties and renting some out to high profile personalities within the Greater Accra and Ashanti Region.
Kennedy is also the Managing Director of Golden Crest Hotel and Golden Crystal Hotel, the director of Aerial Plus Service (a company that is into power line inspections, advertisement and other media content provision), and the director of Nextbite Company Ltd (importers of food products and confectioneries).
He is a founding member of TRIBAL AFRICA, a movement of young Africans set up to promote African Culture and Heritage.
Kennedy has a Master’s degree in Money, Banking & Finance from the University of Birmingham in England, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration (Banking & Finance Option) from the University of Ghana and an LLB Law from the Mountcrest University College.
He attended Adisadel College, Cape Coast and joins a tall list of prominent Ghanaians including Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM1) who are all proud Santaclausians. He had his elementary education at the Rev. John Teye Memorial Institute, Accra.
Kennedy Osei refurbished a library for his alma matar, Rev. John Teye Memorial Institute. He’s organized a free talk on “Evolving the African Narrative: Focus on Deriving Economic Benefit from African Emerging Dominance in Pop Culture” With The Tribal Africa X Open Space Team at the Kempinski Hotel, Accra.
He also spearheads the Despite Media annual Free Health Care Programme, and champions and executing projects donated by Dr. Osei Kwame (DESPITE) which included the 37 Military Hospital’s “Despite Children’s Block” which contains the Oncology department, Children’s physiotherapy department and wards; the Wiamose Police Station Complex, the Tesano Police Station and many others flagship projects.
In addition to Ken’s impressive portfolio of leadership qualities, professional accomplishments and charitable works within the Despite Group and other self-owned businesses and associates, he is one of the most disciplined and focused young entrepreneurs of our time.
Considering his affluent background, Diligence, integrity and selflessness are his hallmarks when one encounters him. Ken is also humble, respectful, courageous and his wisdom as a discerning listener is impeccable.
Kennedy Osei is currently married to Tracy Akosua Gyamfua Ameyaw. The two welcomed twin girls, Kayla Osei and Kayle Osei some months after their classy wedding that took over the media space in Ghana.
His net worth is currently not estimated. But many believe that he is worth over $500,000 looking at this businesses and other projects he is embarking on.