Ghanaian cocoa mogul honoured at Business Executive Excellence Awards 2024

Beckham Nana Kwabena Asante, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Golden Leaves Ghana Limited, a subsidiary of Asanbeck Group of Companies, has been awarded Ghana’s Most Outstanding Personality in Cocoa Production at the 2024 Business Executive Excellence Awards. The event, held on Friday, June 28th, at the Ghana Marriot Hotel in Accra, marked its 10th edition by recognising individuals and institutions for their exceptional contributions to business over the past year.

Asante’s recognition is a testament to his leadership and dedication to quality in cocoa production, both domestically and internationally. His advocacy for best business practices in the cocoa sector has earned him significant respect.

In his acceptance speech, Asante emphasised that the award reflects the company’s commitment to customer satisfaction and high-quality standards. He stated, “This honour authenticates our continuous growth and contribution to the Ghana Cocoa Production Industry and the Ghanaian economy at large. It is a testament to the team’s dedication to excellence in every aspect of our operations.”

Asante also expressed his gratitude to the company’s customers, dedicating the award to their unwavering support. “I am super excited for such wonderful recognition. This is a testament to the team’s dedication to excellence in every aspect of our operations. I dedicate this honour to our cherished customers across the world for their unflinching support over the years,” he noted.

Golden Leaves Ghana Limited has established itself as a leading entity in the cocoa industry, known for its credibility and market reputation. The company was founded in 2015 and has grown to a workforce of 110. It focuses on processing and producing high-quality cocoa powder, which is renowned for its health benefits, including reducing inflammation and protecting against diseases such as heart disease, cancer, and diabetes.

The Business Executive Excellence Awards aim to identify and publicly recognise private enterprises, public institutions, and individuals that have displayed exemplary conduct and achieved extraordinary accomplishments in their business activities. Asante’s award highlights his relentless drive to build a formidable and proficient brand within the cocoa sector.

Golden Leaves Ghana Limited continues to set benchmarks in the industry, underpinned by robust research and development. As a major seller and exporter of premium cocoa powders, the company enhances Ghana’s position in the global cocoa market.

Asanbeck Group of Companies, the parent company of Golden Leaves Ghana Limited, also engages in real estate development, building and construction, fish farming, and poultry farming, further diversifying its contributions to the Ghanaian economy.


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