AmCham Ghana, in collaboration with the U.S. Embassy in Ghana, on Monday, April 25, 2022, hosted a business breakfast for entrepreneurs and business executives to share valuable insight on investing in the United States through the SelectUSA Program.
The event featured remarks from AmCham Ghana President, Ayesha Bedwei Ibe, who noted the importance of Ghanaian companies expanding into the American market and reiterated the Chamber’s commitment to promoting investment and prosperity between the United States and Ghana.
Officials from the U.S. Embassy in Ghana, including Acting Deputy Chief of Mission Stephanie Hutchison and Commercial Counselor Dean Matlack, also highlighted the available U.S. Government resources for investors, the United States’ strong culture of innovation, the country’s business environment, labor force, diversity of industries, and lucrative domestic consumer market.
Dean Matlack will lead the Ghanaian delegation to the SelectUSA Summit, which will be held on June 26-29, 2022, in Washington, DC. He encouraged interested Ghanaian companies to sign up for this major networking event, if not this year, then next.
PwC, Kimanthi and Partners, and McDan Shipping and Logistics discussed market entry considerations, legal aspects of foreign direct investment, and the logistics of moving goods to support investments abroad. United Airlines highlighted its services for travelers to the SelectUSA Summit.
This event was sponsored by PwC Ghana, United Airlines, and MCDan Shipping Company Ltd.
For more information about attending the SelectUSA Investment Summit, the SelectUSA Program, and investing in the United States, please visit the U.S. Embassy website section for businesses and investors: https://gh.usembassy.gov/business/getting-started-usa/.