The Mauritius Ambassador to the United States of America (USA), H.E. Soorooj Phokeer, has offered to assist Groupe Nduom (GN) , a multinational conglomerate to invest in productive and profitable ventures in Mauritius.
Ambassador Phokeer gave the promise while speaking at the official commissioning of the Groupe Nduom office building in the Metro Washington area, specifically, Alexandria, Virginia.
According to a statement issued to Today at the weekend by Groupe Nduom Corporate Affairs, the Mauritius Ambassador to the USA specifically mentioned rice cultivation and milling among other ventures after being presented with a sample of the ‘Edwumawura’ perfumed rice milled at Worawora in the Volta Region of Ghana.
Ghana’s Ambassador to the USA, H.E. Dr. Barfour Adjei-Barwuah,who was also at the event, the statement said, offered to support the international expansion efforts of Groupe Nduom, “as a Ghanaian company bold enough to envision and implement becoming a true multi-national company”.
Ambassador Barfour Adjei-Awuah was optimistic that, Groupe Nduom would lift up high Ghana’s image and create jobs and wealth for the benefit of Ghanaians and the country.
Vice-President, Business Development and Finance of Groupe Nduom, Dr. Nana Kweku Nduom, the statement said, traced the history of the Groupe to existing companies such as IBS LLC which was started in the 1980s in Fairfax County, Virginia.
As the one who initiated the acquisition of the new office complex, Dr. Kweku Nduom according to the statement, was glad that Groupe Nduom had reached the stage where it could have its own permanent address in the USA.
Also present at the event, the statement mentioned were executives and members of the Council of Ghanaian Associations and people from different countries attracted by the vision of Groupe Nduom to forge partnerships throughout the world.
Senior Vice President of Groupe Nduom, Mrs. Yvonne Nduom, Dr. Edjah Nduom and Mr. Papa Wassa Nduom and officials from the Ghana Embassy in Washington DC, the statement added were also present
Addressing the gathering, President & Chairman of Groupe Nduom, Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom the statement said, invited all present to help spread the word that Groupe Nduom was ready to become a significant player on the international scene through mutually beneficial partnerships with others.
The celebrated Ghanaian entrepreneur, the statement said, highlighted the company’s investment in the banking industry in the USA “as something that will help provide a useful link between Africa, Caribbean and the American people”.
He also, the statement stated, announced the multi-national company’s Digital Money platform, PayGlobal which was demonstrated by Mr. Kofi Asamoah-Siaw the General Manager of GN Money.
The Groupe Nduom Liaison Office in the Washington Metro Area, is specifically located at 5509 Vine Street, Alexandria, VA to promote the products and services the Groupe offers in Africa and elsewhere.
Story: Frank OWUSU-OFORI, GN Corporate Affairs