GREPA INAUGURATES BOARD OF DIRECTORS

GREPA INAUGURATES BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Ghana Real Estate Professionals Association has inaugurated and sworn into office a twelve member governing board, the beautiful ceremony held at the GREPA Secretariat in East Legon inaugurated ten of the directors in person and two members(in absentia participated) via zoom.

Madam Odette Nyame – Kumi (President)

The event was attended by real estate faithfuls and some notable stakeholders in the real estate industry who took turns to recount their admiration for the Ghana Real Estate Professionals Association. Addressing the audience Mr. Sam Zacca, the chairman for GREPA’s advisory committee congratulated the new board of directors and reiterated the need to focus on the task ahead for GREPA’s vision of developing a modern and professional real estate ecosystem to be achieved throughout Africa, starting with Ghana.

The founder for the Ghana Real Estate Professionals Association Mrs. Victoria Osei Sampah in her address gave a brief history of GREPA and cited some notable milestones achieved by the organization, which includes the loopghana MLS – the first Multiple Listing Service platform in Africa with data aggregation and storage, this MLS also syndicates to many global platforms including the largest real estate marketplace in the world realtor.com international (https://bit.ly/3yljSFz).

GREPA is credited with a decade long advocacy for the real estate industry regulation including the sterling contributions to the draft and reviews of the newly passed real estate agency act (1047), GREPA has also trained thousands of professionals both in person and virtually in the certification of many international real estate designations including the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation by the NAR.

Mr. Gordon Asare Bediako – GREPA Board Member

The newly sworn president of GREPA and Chairperson of the board Madam Odette Nyame Kumi expressed her appreciation to the founder and immediate past executives, she charged the new board to be action driven in order to deliver an impressive term which reflects the vision and aspirations of the association’s members.

Mr. Roni Nicol – Board Member

The names of the newly sworn board of directors are as follows;
Mr. James Kainyiah, Madam Odette Nyame – Kumi (President), Mr. Roni Nicol, Mrs Vicky Osei Sampah, Mr. Kofi Ofori Adabo- Amanfo, Mr. Gordon Asare Bediako, Mrs Joan Quaye Mensah, Mrs Cameron Allen Kyser, Mr. Edoardo Castagna, Ms Natasha Howell, Mr. Emmanuel Tawiah and Madam Eunice Ofori.

This is the team that has promised to pursue Ghana’s real estate industry development agenda relentlessly to ensure that the industry’s prospect can be optimized to create jobs and the economic transformation needed in Ghana. We wish them all the best in their endeavors and a successful term of office.


By Kwabena Adusei Peasah
GREPA, PRO

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