is the Chairman. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Darko Farms & Co. Ltd until 2011 when he handed over the reins to Mr. Samuel Darko, the current Managing Director. He holds a Diploma in Poultry from Ruppin Institute in Israel. He has over 50 years’ experience in poultry business. He is the immediate past Chairman of the National Poultry Development Committee, a body that advises the government on policies affecting the industry. He has also served as the President of Ghana Animal Science Association. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sinapi Aba Trust (a micro-finance trust). He was once the Vice-Chairman of the African Business Round Table and was the Chairman of Opportunity International Network, a prominent international micro-credit institution, lending to small business operators. He also served on the Board of the Bank of Ghana and Otumfuo Osei Tutu II’s Golden Development Holding Company. He is also the founder and General Overseer of Oasis of Love International Church.
Samuel DarkoManaging Director
holds a B.Sc. degree in Animal Science from Kansas State University in the United States. He also holds a post-graduate Diploma in Poultry Husbandry/Feedmilling Technology from Barneveld College in The Netherlands. He has in addition attended a number of courses and seminars including the International Poultry Course of the University of Georgia in the United States, Modern Poultry Meat Production/Hatchery Management and Business Growth Survival Seminar. He started working with the company in 1992 as a Farm Manager and was promoted to Assistant Production Manager in 1995. He became Director of Production in 1998 and then Executive Director from 1999 to 2011. Currently he is the Managing Director of the company, a position held since 2012.
was the Director of Finance/Administration of Darko Farms from the year 2000 to 2006. He holds B.A. degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Houston Downtown in the United States. This is after obtaining a Diploma in Taxation and Accounting from San Jancito College in the United States. He has been a Director of the company since 2000. Prior to joining the company, he worked as a Financial Analyst at Continental Airline in the United States, he is a member of the Board of Directors Trans AfriqueInfortect, a computer firm in Ghana.