Bernard is the Founder and CEO of Omanabapa Ghana Ltd. He is the Regional Coordinator of Commonwealth Alliance for Young Entrepreneurs in West Africa (CAYE-WA),2016 Mandela Washington Fellow, Holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Ghana and ACCE in Industrial Economics from the USA, and Certified Chartered Insurer from the UK. He is an award-winning young entrepreneur and a diplomat. Currently, Bernard currently is a team member of the MUFAAD-OMANBAPA PARTNERSHIP.
Omanbapa Ghana Ltd is founded by Bernard Oduro Takyi who is a serial Entrepreneur, a young Diplomat & Politician. He is the Regional Coordinator for the Commonwealth Secretariat-UK in charge of 5 countries in west africa on youth entrepreneurship- Ghana, Gambia, Nigeria. Sierra Leone and Cameroon.
He is a Former Assemblyman, Kwatire community, Former Presiding member, Sunyani West District Assembly, Former Member, Bono Regional Coordinating Council, Lead Advocate, Assemblymembers’ Common Fund Initiative, Rt Hon. Speaker, Brong Ahafo Maiden Youth Parliament).
Ghana’s next young entrepreneur -2013
Youth enterprise support fund Ghana – 2014
Enablis entrepreneurial network award – 2014
United states African development foundation (USADF)- 2016 (white house award for agribusiness)
2016 Mandela Washington fellow of U.S Government
(Flagship program of former president H.E. Barrack Hussein Obama)
Regional coordinator- commonwealth alliance of young entrepreneurs-west Africa – march 2017 – Ghana, Gambia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone & Cameroon.
African entrepreneurship development award 2018 – Washington dc, USA (global attain advancement (GAA) LLC.
Alliance for peacebuilding award 2018 for west African peacebuilding ambassador and youth mentorship
Spoken in over 11 countries on youth entrepreneurship and leadership