There are many successful business moguls in the country that have been able to reinvent themselves over the years. Dr. Kwaku Oteng comes to mind when such names are being mentioned. Dr. Kwaku Oteng has been able to establish himself as one of the leading men when it comes to business strategizing and execution.
From a mere seller of herbal products to a multimillion-dollar company, he has done justice to his dreams. But how did he rise from a mere seller of herbal products to own an empire? Well, let’s dive into it…
Although with little family money, Dr. Kweku Oteng was born into a family of herbalists. His parents and grandparents were all well resourced with the ability to heal all kinds of sickness using herbs. Armed with that knowledge, Dr. Kweku Oteng as a young man started making creams to deal with skin rashes and other related diseases. Angel Cream was manufactured at Bremang, a suburb of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. At the time, Kweku Oteng hawked the products on the streets personally. He moved the business from Bremang to Kronum Abouhia also a suburb in Kumasi, Ashanti Region where the company was extended.
In 2001, Dr. Kwaku Oteng made his mark on the business world with Angel Herbal Products Industry, producing herbal cosmetic products, Angel Cream and Angel Soap due to his need to succeed.
The products quickly became popular across Ghana and internationally for their high quality and effectiveness. Following the success with Angel Herbal Products, he went on to establish Angel Group of Companies. The companies include Angel Broadcasting Services Limited, Angel Transport, and Trading Limited, Angel Estate and Construction Limited, Angel Natural Mineral Water, and Adonko Bitters Limited.
Passionate about education, Dr. Kwaku Oteng is also the President and Founder of Angel Educational Complex a school comprising of Pre-School, Primary School, Junior High School, Senior High School, and Angel International School.
Later, with the increasing knowledge in herbal medicine, Dr. Kweku Oteng began the Adonko franchise. Adonko Bitters as it’s popularly known comes in a variety of alcoholic drinks. It’s believed to have herbs that help men remain strong and boost sexual energy.
Along the line, Angel Media which comprises several radio and Tv stations were launched and has remained a strong power source in the media sector in Ghana.
Dr. Kwaku Oteng’s steadfastness in business and the provision of jobs and opportunities within the Ghanaian business sector is inspiring.