Nana Baffour is the Chairman, CEO, and Chief Cultural Officer of Qintess, one of Brazil’s top 10 tech companies; Co-founder and Chairman of NVH Studios, a group that owns premier luxury shoe brands Zeferino and Twins for Peace; and the CEO and Founder of Bottega S.a.r.l., an investment holding company focused on technology-enabled opportunities worldwide.
Passionate about technology and innovation, he is also the Executive Chairman at Roost, a company specializing in Edge Computing and Smart Cities.
Born in Ghana, West Africa, Mr. Baffour moved to the USA at age 20 and graduated in Economics from Lawrence University. He went on to receive a Master’s in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and an MBA from the Stern School of Business at NYU, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) and a Founding Board Member of the School of Data Science at UNC-Charlotte.
An avid entrepreneur with a unique creative spirit, a seasoned investor and operator with particular expertise in technology and lifestyle businesses, innovation-inspired growth, balance sheet restructuring, managing turnarounds, and creating shareholder value, Baffour is a visionary management executive with hands-on operating experience in companies across the globe.