Akosua Agyeman is an Industrial/Organisational psychologist with international experience in Africa,Europe and USA. After acquiring a Masters of Philosophy in Industrial/Organisational Psychology from the University of Ghana, Legon; Akosua Agyeman worked with Ghana Union Assurance for 3yrs and then went on her own as a selfemployed Insurance Broker.
In 1984, Akosua started a small manufacturingcompany making leather bags and belts, this grew and the business became the first company in Ghana to produce kente bags: 10 years later, they were exporting to Pier 1 an American company with over 600 outlets in the United States.
During the 16 years lifespan of the company, before it was sold in 2000, Akosua managed to deliver motivational talks on entrepreneurship, and attain a diploma in entrepreneurship from Maastricht, Netherlands in 1991. This followed on with certification by Management Systems International, USA - Akosua was one of the 5 Ghanaians to be train for EMPRETEC.
In 2001, Akosua set up the consulting firm, Crossbridge Consult, whichtrains and consults in entrepreneurship, business development and organisational development. Always creatively academic, Akosua has also published and held a 30 minute broadcast on Self Development on Unique FM for a season.