Asante Kotoko has appointed Nana Yaw Amponsah to become the club’s new Chief Executive Officer on a three-year contract.
His appointment has been in the works for some time now, but it hit a snag at a point and appeared to be off only for it to resurface again and get the approval of those who matter in the running of Kotoko
Nana Yaw Amponsah has been in Ghana football for a while now but he rose to prominence during last year’s Ghana Football Association Presidential elections.
Nana Yaw Amponsah Despite his young age mounted a strong campaign and fought a good fight to be the next Ghana Football Association President but he finished third in the race.
The campaign period and FA Presidential Debate revealed his potential as a man destined for greatness in Ghana’s football.
Nana Yaw Amponsah was the Chairman of Division One Club, Phar Rangers FC and also a licensed players’ agent/intermediary from 2008 to 2018. He resigned from his position at the club ahead of his impending move to Kotoko.
He is a holder of a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and Political Science from the University of Ghana and a Master’s Degree in Sports Law and Practices from the Leicester DE Monort University, UK.
He is the founder of Cornny Drinks Limited is and also the Director of Football for Phar Partnerships.
Nana Yaw has a specialty in the areas of Commercial Aspects of Sports, Sports and Ethics, Sports Governance, Representing the Athlete/Player and Sports Regulatory Regimes & Sports Rights, and ambush marketing.
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