Ama Marfo

Born: Ghana;

Occupation: Businesswoman;

Position: Co Founder & CEO;

Company: Airfordable;

Industry: Financial Services;

Residence: United States;

Nationality: Ghanaian, American;

Ama Marfo

Ama Marfo, is the  Co-Founder & CEO of Airfordable, since December 2015. Ms. Marfo co-founded an orphanage in her family home to accommodate 20 kids from unfortunate backgrounds.

Ms. Marfo told OKayAfrica.com, “I started the company, which was inspired by a personal frustration I experienced while in college. I couldn't afford the cost of the flight to travel back to Ghana to visit my family during the school breaks. I didn't have a ton of savings or an extensive line of credit, so I set out on a journey to figure out how to make travel affordable knowing I had these two restrictions. ”

Work Experience

  • Co-Founder & CEO, Airfordable
  • Co-Founder & CEO, SIKA App

Accolades

  • OkayAfrica.com 100 Women 2019 honoree.

Education

  • BSBA, Accounting and Operations Management, Drexel University
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