Austin Aggrey-Odoom has over twenty (20) years’ experience in banking and finance and is committed to the delivery of ethical practice and solutions to issues of development. He is currently responsible for international business development for Sync Consult in Europe.
Austin is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Afrogen, a specialist advisory firm that focuses on tailor made facilitation of private and corporate entities. Prior to establishing Afrogen, he was the Managing Director of the Newgen Group (1998-2010), a property development firm. The Company provided business model for the African business community incorporating property development, management, acquisition, sales and financial services. He was responsible for the implementation and building of the European Property Portfolio. He was also a co-founder of an Accountancy, Data and Software development company specialising in the Healthcare and Education sector. He was in charge of the development and implementation of an online database for promoting African businesses. For 2 years, he was the Co-Founder and Business Development Director of Austin Alexander Octave SA, Switzerland / Germany / France, and interest rate contracts on the Futures Market.
He holds a degree in Business Management with Finance from the University of Middlesex (1987-1990). He has also undertaken Post Qualification courses in Advance Corporate Finance (1990-1991) and Banking and Stock Broking (1995-1998).