John Adanu

Head, Finance


John is the Head of Finance for Crystal Capital & Investments Limited. He is a banker and financial analysist with over 10 years’ experience. He has an appreciable working experience in accounting & banking, auditing & research; Oil & Gas, Haulage and Printing business.

He has worked with First Atlantic Bank as the Head of Strategy and Business Performance. Prior to this he worked with Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited in various capacities as Team Leader and Reporting Manager at Standard Chartered Bank –West Africa Hub; Group Accountant, Standard Chartered bank –UK, Operational Risk Manager and Operations Officer. He also served on several projects while working at Standard Chartered Bank including Core Banking System Implementation-Chennai-India, Group Finance System Implementation-Kenya, IFRS Automation-Nigeria, Swift Alliance Implementation-Kenya etc.

John is the immediate past General Manager of Grace Petroleum and Giyikro Enterprise as well as a past Finance Director of Rehoboth Properties. As the General Manager of Grace Petroleum, he led a team of consultants from South Africa and Geneva to work on the strategy and due diligence of the company to attract Puma Energy as a strategic Investor. He also supported Rehoboth Properties to access funds from Shelter Afrique to support its expansion agenda.

John holds a Management of Institute of Canada (Ontario) Msc. in Finance and a First Class in Bachelor of Science in Administration (Accounting), Part II of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.