SAMUEL KUMI AYIM

Founder and CEO of CTL Africa

Samuel Ayim is the Founder and CEO of Focus Life Group, the Centre for Transformational Leadership in Africa (CTL Africa); Lawyer; Banking, Finance & Corporate Governance Professional; John Maxwell Certified Leadership Coach, and Motivational Teacher ; Ghana Cohort and Pan-African C-Suite Cohort Facilitator of Breakfast Club Africa

Nearly 30 years of professional experience as a Senior Level Corporate Executive, Legal Advisory, Company Secretarial Practice, Board and Corporate Governance, Banking, Finance, Investment, Capital Markets and Strategic Management across Sub-Saharan Africa with high international exposure; Entrepreneurship (with businesses in Leadership, Personal Development & Coaching; Real Estates and Transportation); Motivational Teacher and Speaker (Has taught and spoken on various leadership and life issues to several people including professionals, senior corporate executives and staff, churches and church leaders, women and youth groups).

 

Former Group General Counsel  and Company Company Secretary of the Ecobank Group; Former Legal Adviser and Company Secretary of Ghana Stock Exchange. Samuel has been a director of several companies and institutions.

EDUCATION
Samuel holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in International Comparative Commercial Arbitration Law at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies of Queen Mary University of London, UK (2018); an MBA in International Financial Management from Exeter University, UK (1995); an LLB Degree from the University of Ghana (1989); a Barrister-at-Law (BL), Professional Law Certificate, from the Ghana Law School (1991); He is a member of the Ghana Bar Association.

PERSONAL
Samuel is a Christian and is married with five children. Samuel’s personal passion is helping people resolve their personal challenges and to develop their innate personal potentials. He loves Teaching.