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The Biography Of Osei Kwame Despite And How He Moved From Grass To Grace (With Pictures)

Unquestionably, Osei Kwame Despite is a well-known businessman in Ghana who owns many businesses and fancy luxurious cars in Ghana.

Gh Links brings to you all what you need to know about Osei Kwame Despite and his family how much wealth he has.

The biography of Osei Kwame Despite reveals a great man with luxurious life. He is known for purchasing the high class and expensive cars because of his notable success in running businesses. Nevertheless, he has sailed through with his hard work.

The Biography Of Osei Kwame Despite

Osei Kwame Despite is one of the most successful and richest businessmen in Ghana is noted for collecting luxurious vehicles and has a great love for exotic cars.  He was born in 1962 at Agona Wiamoase in the Ashanti region. He recently added the new Brabus, which is a high-performance vehicle to his car collection. The German BRABUS company specializes in Mercedes-Benz, Smart, and Maybach vehicles. Brabus became the largest Mercedes tuner, other than Mercedes-AMG which became a Daimler-Chrysler affiliate in the 1990s.

Affectionately called Osei Kwame Despite, he started life as a petty trader, dealing in music cassettes, padlocks, feeding bottles and other merchandise at Dunkwa-Offinso. After years of painful struggle in the village to make it in life, he joined other friends to seek greener pastures in Lagos, Nigeria.

He was forced to leave Lagos without much change because together with other Ghanaian refugees he was forced to flee Nigeria. He began a timber business but shortly after his chainsaw crushed. This, however, did not deter him as he continued with his music cassette business until in 1999 when he diversified his business and started Peace FM. This was his big breakthrough because the station was a huge success and still is today. It was the beginning of his media establishments’ ad empire. Osei Kwame Despite family is close and probably one of the reasons why he is fulfilled.

Osei Kwame Despite education background may be rich because he has an honorary degree from the British university. This is not a degree that Kwame attained based on merit or any other academic effort but because of his entrepreneurship efforts. He believed that his efforts in forming the radio stations would be instrumental in educating the masses thus will play a role in ensuring that the community stayed informed and updated. His success and even more deserving status as a doctor shows how one can make a name for themselves when they combine practical solutions with knowledge.

Other members of the Despite Group of Companies (DGC) incorporated include U2 Company Limited (Iodated Salt Production), Neat Foods Company Limited (which produces and markets NEAT Fufu, NEAT Banku, NEAT Abenkwan, NEAT Hausa Koko, NEAT Diary Products) and more. The latest addition to the family is the digital television station, United Television.

Osei Kwame Despite owns radio stations across the country, top radios like Okay FM, Neat FM, Peace FM among others. He also owns the most-watched TV station in Ghana, UTV.

He also owns businesses like real estate, importation, and exportation of commodities etc. With all these businesses, this is how he allay’s his soul.

Take A Good Look Into Dr. Osei Kwame Despite's New 2018 Mercedes-Maybach S 650(PHOTOS)

Eugene Nyavor

Written by Eugene Nyavor

Eugene Nyavor is the Founding Editor at Gh Links. A well bred journalist with a flair for entertainment, society and arts, He loves covering events and reporting personalities for the public consumption.

Reach me via Email: eugenenyavor@gmail.com

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