Isaac Kwaku FokuoIsaac Kwaku Fokuo



Occupational Information

Occupation: Strategist

Occupational Position: VP of Strategic Relations of the African Leadership Group

Professional History

Isaac Kwaku Fokuo Jr. drives his organisation’s key relationships at the highest level across the public and private sectors as part of its vision to transform Africa by improving the state of its current and future leadership. He founded the Sino-Africa Centre of Excellence (SACE) in 2012 to promote the exchange of knowledge, ideas, and commercial activity between China and Africa. His holding company, BOTHO Ltd, has managed over USD 900 million of debt and equity deals in an array of industries and countries across Africa in the last six years. Isaac is also a Trustee of Hanover College.


BA in International Relations from Hanover College and also a Trustee
MA in International Relations from The University of Chicago
MBA from DePaul University


2014 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow