Felix Addo and Stephen Nirenstein join Guinness Ghana Breweries

Kathy Warden

Guinness Ghana Breweries ltd appoints of Mr. Felix Addo as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of the Company effective 17th January, 2017.

Also, the company has appointed Mr. Stephen Nirenstein as the new Company Secretary with effect from 20th February, 2017.

Mr. Stephen Nirenstein is currently the Finance Director of the company. Before then, he spent three years as the Financial Controller for the Diageo Red Stripe business in Jamaica and also worked as the Commercial Finance Manager for Diageo International Beer Supply based in London. Stephen is a member of the South Africa Institute of Chartered Accountants and an alumnus of the University of Cape Town.

Mr. Felix Addo serves on various Board and Committees. He is currently on the KOSMOS Advisory Council (member), the Ghana American Chamber of Commerce (Director), Ghana Association of Restructuring and Insolvency Advisors (President), and AIESEC Ghana (Chairman). He is also a member of the Committee of Experts which was set up to review the Ghana Company’s Act and the Bodies Corporate Insolvency Act (both Acts are currently under various stages of review by the Cabinet and Parliament).

Mr. Addo holds a BSc (Administration) from the University of Ghana and an MA (Professional Accounting) from Loyola College, Maryland (USA). He has processional memberships in the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana; Institute of Chartered Accountants, Sierra Leone, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, USA.