Tell us a few words about the founders and how the idea came
The passion to see businesses in Africa grow and become profitable led the founder Derrick S. Vormawor to start Platinum Africa Solutions Limited from his father’s living room with just a borrowed laptop in November 2015, into what is now a profitable business consulting firm which consults for businesses in Ghana, Nigeria, Israel, USA, Kenya, etc directly employing about 6 permanent staff and over 10 temporal staff.
Your products and services
Business consulting, business strategy development, business plan and proposal development, market research, products development, business investment consulting, corporate training and The business startup clinic.
Your success factors
We have drawn business strategies and plans for clients in and outside of Africa which helped most of them get funding of about US $ 4million and still counting. Our clients’ success’ are our success stories and we have a number of them. Again in 2016, our founder was named among Top 100 Student Entrepreneurs in Ghana; 2017 our company was nominated for Ghana Startup Award and our founder again nominated for Best Consultancy and Professional Services in The 40 under 40 Awards Ghana.
Your factors differentiating and disruptive compared to the existing
Everyone out there isn’t just looking for the best service, but rather someone they can trust. We do our business in the most diligent and honest way as possible, holding up our integrity. Our hallmark has been taking on what we can deliver and delivering what we take on. We mean what we say to clients and because we love what we do, we do it with so much love.
Your business model
We make money from our services, public speaking and also our flagship event, The Business Startup Clinic.
A few words about your competitors
We do not have any direct competitors but we hope to grow bigger to become like PWC and Deloitte.