Meet Kennedy Osei, the eldest son of Dr. Osei Kwame Despite, the CEO of Despite Group of Companies.
Kennedy Osei Despite started his primary school at Rev. John Teye Memorial Institute in Accra.
And had his secondary education at Adisadel College in Cape Coast.
Kennedy Osei Despite is a proud graduate of the University of Ghana, Legon with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Banking & Finance).
And a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree from Mountcrest University College.
He didn’t stop there, he went on to obtain a Master’s degree in Money, Banking & Finance from the University of Birmingham in England.
He is currently the general manager for one of the biggest media companies in the country, Despite Media.
Which comprises Peace FM, Hello FM, UTV, Neat FM, Okay FM, and Peacefmonline.com.
Outside of Despite Media, he is also the Managing Director of Golden Crest Hotel and Golden Crystal Hotel.
The director of Aerial Plus Service.
A company that is into power line inspections, advertisement, and other media content provision.
And the director of Nextbite Company Ltd.
Importers of Food products and confectionaries
Not only that he is also very involved in the real estate business.
He owns multiple properties in Accra and Kumasi.
His nickname is GM – for obvious reasons.
In 2018, he single-handedly refurbished his alma mater, Rev. John Teye Memorial Institute school’s library.
Turning it into an ultra-modern study facility, fully stocked with educational materials to aid the research needs of students.