If you’ve ever surfed the internet for information about top entrepreneurs in Ghana, then your search must have thrown up the name of Kojo Jones.
Join us as we delve into his profile and get to know everything there is to know about him.
|32 years old
|3 July 1989
Who is Kojo Jones?
Emmanuel Kojo Jones Mensah (born 3 July, 1989 ) is one of the young millionaires in Ghana who is making the business environment of the Ghanaian market very competitive.
With over a decade of experience in construction, design, and global real estate development, he has established himself as a business mogul with unparalleled success.
He gained a lot of experience working with a few construction and real estate companies in the UK.
After working and gaining so much education, experience and exposure from the UK, Kojo returned to Ghana in 2015 to establish a new business alongside his family.
He now runs and owns multiple businesses.
He is the CEO and Founder of the Empire Conglomerate, which comprises various businesses in various sectors: Empire Concrete Ltd, Empire Domus Ltd, Dominion International Petroleum Ltd, KJM Trading Ltd and Kingscrown Media.
His innate ability lies in identifying, maximizing, and facilitating business development opportunities for creating living experiences that are seen as beyond expectations.
A young African entrepreneur, Mr. Jones-Mensah is committed to creating job opportunities for his people, maximizing opportunity to create and manage wealth for the future.
As part of his mission to reach out to the less fortunate in society, he formed his own foundation, KJM foundation.
The KJM foundation provides basic amenities to rural areas across Ghana, such as clean drinking water and electricity.
As part of its mission to support education in Ghana, the KJM foundation also works closely with other charities to provide general education supplies.
Law certainly runs to the Jones-Mensah family.
Kojo Jone’s passion for law landed him in law school at London Metropolitan University where he read Business Law.
After successfully acquiring a Bachelor of Laws in Business Law in 2011, he further pursued a Master of Business Administration in 2012 at Coventry University in the UK where he specialized in Oil and Gas Management.
Among his recent awards are the Glitz Style Award for ‘Business Executive of the Year’ and the Exclusive Men of the Year Africa Awards for ‘Young Achiever’.
In a list released by TheYCEO & Advance Media, he was listed as one of Ghana’s Top 50 Young CEOs for 2019.
Kojo Jones Net Worth
Kojo Jones inherited some of his wealth from his dad, the late Justice Emmanuel Kofi Mensah, a former vice presidential candidate of President Liman and his mother, Gifty Lamptey, the largest individual shareholder in SIDALCO, one of West Africa’s largest fertilizer distributor.
So, how much is Kojo Jones worth at the age of 32 years old?
According to celebsagewiki, his net worth is currently between $1 million and $5 million