Martin Ofori

Executive Director

Martin is the Chief Executive Officer of Crystal Capital & Investments Limited. He has proven track record of thought-leadership, strategy and transaction structuring as well as industry expertise and intimate knowledge of the Ghanaian market. Martin is adept at providing depth and value to our clients. As a Strategist and Economist, Martin has designed a Strategy Execution Model (SEM), which provides a framework for the execution of strategy within an organization.

He is an Economist and Banker with over 20 years’ experience. He is a past Acting Managing Director of First Atlantic Bank. Prior to this appointment, he acted as the Chief Marketing Officer (DMD, Business Development) and managed the entire business as the sole Business Executive, after the re-organisation of the Bank.

Martin has previously worked in various capacities with Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Ltd. as Associate Director, Local Corporates, Credit Analysis and Economic Intelligence in the Origination and Client Coverage Department as well as the Head of Country Strategy & Economic Intelligence, where he passionately drove the development and support of the bank's strategy and approach to continuously build a sustainable business franchise in Ghana. As the head of Country Strategy and Intelligence, he spearheaded ALCO and Board discussions on the industry and helped to identify risks and opportunities.

Prior to this, he worked as an Economist in the Monetary Policy Analysis and Financial Stability Department of Ghana’s Central Bank, where he provided technical assistance to the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) in the area of financial stability. He also worked in the Banking Supervision Department as a Bank Examiner.