Meet the CEO of Adinkra pie with an MBA who started the business after quitting his banking job

Meet the CEO of Adinkra pie with an MBA who started the business after quitting his banking job

- Barimah Osei Mensah is the CEO of the famous Adinkra pie that is sold on many streets in different parts of Ghana

- The business started on September 11, 2011, in Kumasi before it started to develop other branches

- This was after Barimah who holds an MBA abandoned his job at the Bank of America and returned to Ghana

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The Chief Executive Officer of the famous Adinkra pastries that are hawked on many streets of Accra and Kumasi is Barimah Osei Mensah.

According to a report sighted by on, Mensah was previously a banker at the Bank of American with an MBA he obtained from the University of Texas.

It is reported that everything was going on well with his work until one day when he decided to take a bold step to quit and return to Ghana.

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Meet CEO of Adinkra pie who started the business after quitting his banking job with MBA
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Mensah, after touching down in Ghana, started a first business that was into making rings for students during graduation but it failed drastically.

After that, the now renowned CEO started a restaurant that quickly gave him the idea of focusing on pastries with unique packaging.

Adinkra pie came as a result and was opened on September 11, 2011, in Kumasi before the business started to grow and extend to other parts of Ghana.

Mensah reveals that at his lowest point in the business, he had to sell out many belongings including his flat-screen TV and actually planned to fly back to America for greener pastures.

In a separate report by, former captain of the Black Stars, Asamoah Gyan, has been given an interesting surprise by a die-hard fan of his that he got to meet just recently.

In the video sighted by on the verified Instagram handle of Gyan, the fan explained that the motive behind his gesture was to bless the football star a little, the former captain has been known for many charity works.

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The gentleman went into his pocked whilst Gyan recorded the footage, and brought out a 100-dollar note which he handed over to Asamoah Gyan.

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