Nana Adjoa Sifa Amponsah


Nana is the co-founder of Yo!Gate Foods and an initiator of Guzakuza, a social enterprise that empowers young women to create jobs, wealth, and food security. Nana is a certified social entrepreneur from the International Institute of Social Entrepreneurs and has hands-on experience in food security, strategic management, and agriculture in Africa, Europe, and Asia.

Nana Adjoa A. Sifa has solid experience in project management and designing issue-based awareness campaigns. She is a member of the Association for Women’s Rights in Development, World Pulse, and the Alliance of Young Entrepreneurs.

Nana believes that agriculture can help reduce five of the world’s most pressing problems: unemployment, food insecurity, poverty, hunger and malnutrition. She dreams of mentoring young women in becoming “Agripreneurs” who will power Ghana’s economy, grow healthy crops, and become wealthy farmers.

Nana earned a B.A. in psychology from the University of Ghana.