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Juanita Gyamfi | Ghana | Challenging Stereotypes

Entrepreneur | Data Analyst | Communications | Corporate Affairs | Sustainability | A Voice of Empowerment

Juanita Gyamfi’s story is one of resilience, ambition, and empowerment—a narrative that intertwines her Ghanaian roots with her academic endeavors and professional pursuits. Armed with a bachelor’s degree in Banking and Finance from the University of Professional Studies Accra, Juanita embarked on a journey marked by determination and tenacity. Her university years were not without their challenges; faced with the need to support herself financially, Juanita took on multiple jobs while pursuing her degree. This period of adversity cultivated in her a profound sense of resilience and self-reliance, shaping her into the resilient individual she is today. Seeking to expand her skill set and embrace new opportunities, Juanita pursued a Professional Certification in Data Analytics from African Leadership (ALX), recognizing the importance of staying abreast of emerging trends in business and technology. Juanita’s career trajectory is a testament to her versatility and adaptability. From her early roles as a Sales and Marketing Assistant and International Sales Manager during her university years to her current endeavors as an Entrepreneur, Data Analyst, and Communications Specialist, she has embraced each opportunity as a platform for growth and learning.

Driven by a fervent passion for entrepreneurship and community upliftment, Juanita founded J. Unity Wholesale Distribution—a venture aimed at providing essential commodities to communities while fostering economic growth. Despite the inherent challenges of entrepreneurship, her unwavering belief in individual potential has propelled her forward, establishing her as a beacon of inspiration in the corporate landscape.

Recognizing the transformative power of effective communication, Juanita joined the corporate affairs department at Tullow Oil Ghana, where she leveraged her skills to amplify the company's impact and enhance its reputation. Her strategic approach to communication and engagement initiatives has contributed significantly to Tullow's mission of creating value from Ghana's natural resources.

Prior to her role at Tullow Oil Ghana, Juanita worked as a Business Development Representative at Sand Technologies, where she played a pivotal role in accelerating the company's growth in a dynamic tech-driven environment. Additionally, her role as a Sustainability Manager at Outmosphere Festival allowed her to merge her passion for sustainability with entertainment, paving the way for innovative solutions and impactful partnerships.

At the core of Juanita’s journey lies a deep-seated belief in the power of every individual’s voice. Whether through her entrepreneurial ventures, communication efforts, or sustainability initiatives, she endeavors to be a catalyst for empowerment—guiding others towards their full potential and inspiring them to become voices that resonate with the world.

As a woman breaking barriers and challenging stereotypes, Juanita has embraced roles traditionally dominated by men, proving that gender does not limit capability. Today, she continues to gain valuable work experience at Tullow Oil Ghana, where she contributes to the company's global impact and commitment to excellence—a testament to her unwavering determination and relentless pursuit of success.

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