S.E.A. Management Team
C. ANDOH – Founder: MBA Finance and Management (Tulane University, The Freeman School of Business), MBA Guest Student Program (The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania), B.S Finance and minor in Business Administration (Xavier University of Louisiana).
Christopher Andoh is the founder of Strategic Economic Alliance (S.E.A.) Global Enterprises Corporation. Mr. Andoh, for over 13 years, has focused his career on consulting, international business, and entrepreneurship with a specialization in African markets.
Mr. Andoh has served as a financial analyst at the Ghana Stock Exchange, where he analyzed African market business trends, designed quantitative analysis forms, performed revenue forecasts on markets and oversaw trading. This experience furthered his knowledge about the business climate in Africa and strengthened his relationships and contacts in Africa. In the past, he has worked for emerging markets investment management company, City of London Investment Group PLC where he performed research and analysis on emerging markets and also focused on the African securities market. His knowledge of the legal, regulatory, and tax environments in Africa also grew at this time. In the United States, for more than ten years, he has been an independent consultant for several companies, organizations, governments, and sole proprietors in the areas of business development, management, market analysis, market research and strategy development. Mr. Andoh has garnered multiple leadership awards over the years including 2012′s nomination for the prestigious International Socrates Award.
G. K. MANU -
Gil Kwesi Manu is the Managing Partner of Global Business Consulting Group Ltd., which he started in 2011 to help companies identify and harness strategic cross-border trade and investment opportunities across multiple sectors in developing and frontier markets. Africa holds particular interest given his Ghanaian heritage and diverse professional and personal experiences encountered on the Continent. The Company is based in Ghana.
Mr. Manu served as Senior Associate in the Corporate Finance Group at Databank Financial Services Ltd. in Accra from 2001 –2002. There he generated and executed strategic solutions for corporations, other private entities, and governmental agencies. Prior to Databank, Mr. Manu served as Analyst in the Fixed Income Group at Credit Suisse First Boston, NY where he was an outstanding contributor to the #1 Asset Backed Team on Wall Street for consecutive years from 1999 –2000. Subsequent to obtaining his MBA, Mr. Manu was Associate Director at UBS Investment Bank, NY acting as International Sales Trader to large institutional clients investing in various local equities markets across the globe.
Mr. Manu earned a Bachelors of Art degree in Literature from The College of William & Mary, Virginia, U.S.A. In 2004 he obtained a Post Graduate Certificate in Brazilian Studies from Fundação Getúlio Vargas, São Paulo, Brazil while participating in a study abroad program with Tulane University, Louisiana, U.S.A, where he acquired a Masters in Business Administration (Finance) from the A.B. Freeman School of Business the following year.
Dr. H. A. ANYIAM –
Dr. Hyacinth Azuka Anyiam is very strong in Chemical and Environmental Engineering solutions and has proven expertise in energy industry power technology designs, demand evaluation, demand assessment, energy planning, policies, economics clean technology, and waste management systems. He has over 15 years experience and has shown demonstrated ability in project management and implementation. He has experience covering responsibilities in project identification, pre-engineering and detailed engineering of energy \systems, regulatory framework, pricing/tariff, environmental impact assessment, site evaluation and assessment, permitting, procurement and construction and waste management studies and characterization, including transfer station designs.
Dr. Anyiam has successfully managed energy projects, including thermal power plants, waste to energy power plants, and other alternative energy systems. He has significant experience working in Sub- Saharan Africa, including countries such as Mali, Nigeria, and Ghana. Dr. Anyiam’s combined engineering and business management experience has provided him with an edge in the assessment and selection of appropriate waste to energy technologies. Dr. Anyiam possesses a faculty for coordinating the efforts of diverse organizations from different countries to achieve a superior result for Solar Star Africa Ltd. and Pure Waste Management Ghana Ltd.’s clients. He has written extensively on engineering and energy related issues including “An Analysis of Mismatching on Ferrite-Austenite Welded Joint Integrity”, and “Natural Gas Utilization and Exploitation: African Perspective”.
Dr. Anyiam is also an expert in renewable power projects in emerging markets. He has completed successful USTDA feasibility studies in energy projects, municipal studies, waste management studies, waste characterizations, carbon development mechanism (CDM) analysis, and environmental impact assessments. He has proven ability in project development, contract negotiations and turnkey construction. Dr. Anyiam applies a results-oriented approach to resolving project issues in a timely manner and has a demonstrated ability to lead large multi-disciplinary. He also has multi-national management experience in multi-cultural environments with a strong ability to bring change and effect change.
D. C. MILLER III – CPA, B.S. Accounting (Xavier University of Louisiana, Cum Laude Graduate) -
Donald C. Miller III, a Certified Public Accountant, is the Associate Director of the Loan Origination and Technical Assistance divisions of S.E.A.’s affiliate – SEA Consulting and Associates. Mr. Miller’s background consists of an adept training experience at two of the world’s largest accounting firms, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and Deloitte. While at PwC, Mr. Miller was engaged in providing audit services and improving clients’ business processes by testing client’s internal controls and transaction processes. Clients included, but were not limited to, healthcare, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and not-for-profit industries. He also managed to attain his certified public accounting license (CPA), issued by the state of Pennsylvania during this time.
After four years and a promotion, Mr. Miller decided to enhance his professional capacity by embarking on a new journey with Deloitte Tax LLP. There, Mr. Miller’s role was as a tax and financial officer who delivered tax consulting and financial advice and prepared individual, trust and estate tax returns for high-net worth individuals. For his hardwork, dedication and professionalism, Donald received a Certificate of Appreciation recognized for outstanding performance.
Looking to further develop his skill-set, Mr. Miller sought an opportunity with Glenmede Trust Investment Company in their tax department, rendering similar tax services to high-net worth clients. Now afforded with the opportunity to call SEA Consulting and Associates home, Mr. Miller is committed to developing and sustaining client relationships to assist them in achieving their goals.