Research, Strategic Planning, Management and Business Development, Founder/CEO
Kakraba is a Social Entrepreneur, Humanitarian and Philanthropist. He established the Social Enterprise (SE) Kra Integrated Solutions Ltd (Krinsol Ecotours) in the year 2015. The company's strategic business units include and not limited to Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Solutions, Events Management and Organizing, Career/Professional, Business and Entrepreneurial Development. Earlier, his passions and desire for higher academic laurels necessitated traveling to Austria where he pursued and successfully completed a degree in Business (Innovation and Management in Tourism) at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences, Salzburg, Austria. He crowned the studies with a research into Rural Ecotourism Development as part and in fulfillment of his degree study program. Whilst in Austria, he worked at the Jufa Hotel and G4S International in the positions of Guest Service Associate and Security Officer respectively.
The decision to establish a Social Enterprise (SE) upon his return home to Ghana, was solely motivated by his zeal, passions and commitments to utilize the extensive knowledge, competencies, experience and exposure acquired to benefit society, people and communities. This was also motivated by his absolute believes and convictions in the benevolence age-old Ghanaian social, cultural, humanitarian and economic development practices of community sharing and inter-dependencies, which serves as a valuable and reliable social, cultural, humanitarian and economic safety nets for the needy, poor, vulnerable, deprived and marginalized within communities and society especially, children. And furthermore, it is to practically demonstrate his passions and commitments to social entrepreneurship, sustainable and equitable social, economic, humanitarian and environmental development. Believing that the company will provide the leverage, propelling him to become more impactful, useful and relevant to society.
His primary responsibilities include the following: Provision of innovative, high leverage and applicable vision, objectives, goals and leadership, Spearheads negotiations for collaborations, partnerships and networking, Head of events and programs conceptualization, development and staging, Coordinates the formulation and implementation of all strategic functional management, administration and operational policies, regulations, guidelines and value chain processes. Others are Steering of products and projects research, conceptualization, development and implementation, Overseeing of external relations with third party companies, institutions and organizations, Supervises and coordinates team communications and activities for efficiency and effectiveness to achieve set goals, objectives and targets, Liaises with civil, public and private sector institutions, policy/decisions makers and other stakeholders.