Sakyi Opoku


General Manager - Mobile Financial Services and Marketing | Zantel/Millicom Tanzania

Sakyi is a proactive business professional with over fifteen years of managerial experience in Telecoms, Mobile Financial Services and Marketing in East and West African sub-regions. He has served in various senior management roles in Marketing, Innovations and Mobile Financial Services including Head of Business Development at Vodafone Ghana, Head of Marketing for Mobile Financial Services & MTN Business at MTN Ghana, Head of Brand and Sponsorships at MTN Rwanda, and now at Zantel/Millicom Tanzania as General Manager for Mobile Financial Services and Marketing. He has particular interest in B2B2C and B2C with a passion for youth and Bottom of the Pyramid initiatives to drive financial inclusion and wealth creation. He holds Bachelors in Law and Geography from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana, MBA from Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration, and Professional Marketing Qualification from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK. He is currently enrolled in MIT & Columbia Business School executive program studying Platforms & Digital Business Strategies.