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Sam Jonah was recognized among the World's Top 25 Most Influential Business People through CNN and Time Magazine.

    ACCRA, GHANA, July 01, 2019 — Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Sam Jonah with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Sam Jonah celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Supported by an impressive five decades of practiced industry experience, Dr. Jonah currently serves as an Executive Chairman with Jonah Capital Ltd. He started his career with Ashanti Goldfields at the Obuasi Gold-mine 15 years ago. Over the years, Dr. Jonah found success in varying roles with AngloGold Ashanti, African Development Bank and International Finance Corporation, the London Business School, Imperial College, the University of Witwatersrand and the Nelson Mandela Legacy Trust.

A founding member of the United Nations' Secretary General's global company advisory council, Dr. Jonah earned an honorary Doctor of Science from the Camborne School of Mines at the University of Exeter. He also obtained an honorary degree from the University of the Cape Coast. Dr. Jonah has served as an advisor to the former South African President, Thabo Mbeki, former Nigerian Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan, and the former Ghanaian president John Agyekum Kuffour. He is also a member of the Togo Presidential Investment Advisory Council.

For his professional excellence, Dr. Jonah was celebrated with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Commonwealth Business Council and African Business Magazine. Recognized among the World's Top 25 Most Influential Business People through CNN and Time Magazine, he was additionally knighted by Queen Elizabeth II and was featured in Who's Who in the World. He was also honoured by the National Academy of Engineering for his significant contributions to engineering research, practice, or education. Looking toward the future, Dr. Jonah intends to experience the continued success of his career.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Sam Jonah has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.

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