James Asare-Adjei is the President of Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) and Founder and Chief Executive of Asadtedk Group Limited. Asadtek is a major kitchenware and roofing manufacturer, as well as a real estate company, based in Tema, Ghana.
He is a member of two Advisory Boards; Ministry of Energy and Petroleum and the Ministry of Trade and Industry. He represents Industry on the National Economic Forum Implementation Group (Senchi consensus).
He is a former member of the Advisory Board of the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), Legon, University of Ghana. He was the National Secretary of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, Ghana (CIMG).
Mr Asare-Adjei has long standing academic experience as a lecturer in International Marketing and Strategic Marketing Management at the Chartered Institute of Marketing, Ghana (Senior Managers Programme), and at GIMPA.
He holds a BSC Engineering degree (KNUST), Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing (CIM UK), MBA (University of Central England), and is currently a Doctoral researcher on SMEs (University of Birmingham, UK).