King Kuuku Yankson is a process engineer with a BSc in Chemical Engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology. He also holds an MBA (Finance ) from the University of Leicester, England. King cut his teeth in engineering when he worked at VALCO, an aluminum smelting company in Ghana which gave him an enormous amount of experience as a process engineer.
He went on to manage Sahara Bulk Storage Facilities Limited both in Ghana and Nigeria over a period of 12 years in the downstream of the oil &Gas sector. With an eye for detail and a knack for spotting new business opportunities, King has always been at the forefront in charting paths which has never been trodden before. One of his greatest achievements was when he led a team to start the first ever privately owned Aviation depot in Ghana.
He has also been involved in a number of charitable projects. Notable amongst them is the donation to Frafraha and the SOS children’s village.