Moses Kwesi Baiden Jnr.

CEO of Margins Group

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    Moses Kwesi Baiden Jnr. is the Chief Executive officer of Margins Group; a creative, high energy and goal-driven individual who has walked the halls of Business Development, Sales, Marketing and Manufacturing for the past twenty-seven (27) years. A tenacious Executive who approaches the challenge of business with his flair for innovation, creative problem-solving, and measured risk-taking, whilst taking the time to nurture and mentor young professionals in Leadership.
    Moses’ professional career started even before he graduated from the Ghana Law School (Makola) where he was selected to be a Teaching Assistant for the University of Ghana Law Faculty; he ultimately graduated in the top-tenth percentile of his year group.
    A Barrister at Law (LLB, BL) by profession, his calling as an Entrepreneur commenced in 1990 while still a Law student; identifying a gap in the print finishing market, Moses started Margins Group with a start-up capital of $100.
    Margins Group and its Subsidiaries include:
  • Margins Supplies Company Limited
  • Margins Pronto
  • Margins ID Systems Applications Ltd (Ghana)
  • Margins ID Systems Applications Ltd (Uganda)
  • Intelligent Card Production Systems (ICPS) (the largest private and secure document manufacturing facility in sub-Saharan Africa
  • Ghana Identification Company Limited (a consortium of companies he formed to deliver the first Ghana National Identity System)
  • Margins Real Estate
  • Elton Zebra Nigeria Limited (Nigeria)
  • Card Solutions (Tanzania)
  • Identity Management Systems Limited (IMS)
    Moses Baiden’s business is mainly Private Sector focused, however his innovativeness and delivery in leadership, strategy and business growth, has through the visible success of his private businesses won him the recognition of numerous organizations both locally and internationally.
    Director
  • Scandinavia Investments 2012 ApS
  • International Danish Finance Group (IDFG) ApS
  • BSL
  • Western Rural Bank
  • GIPC (Vice Chairman and Acting Chairman)
  • Baiden Property Investments
  • Bluetown Ghana
  • Millennium Excellence Foundation (2016 to date)
    From May 2006 to 2009, Moses Baiden, was appointed to the Board of Ghana Investment and Promotion Centre (GIPC) as a Director. Although being the youngest Director, he was unanimously voted by the Board of Directors as Vice-Chairman, and then held the position of Acting-Chairman of the Board on the resignation of the Chairman, until the end of the term of the Board. It is worth noting that appointment to the GIPC Board, including that of Chairman of the Board is made by the President of Ghana upon recommendation, and the Vice Chairman position is elected by the Board of Directors amongst fellow Directors. GIPC is under the Office of the President of Ghana.
    Founding Member
  • Scandinavia Investments 2012 ApS
  • GMP Korea (Only African Partner - he also became the international partner and West African representative, by setting up GMP West Africa)
    Other positions held include:
  • Former Trustee, Ghana Millennium Excellence Awards Foundation
  • Founding Director of Public Safety Institute Ghana (Non-Profit Organization)
    His expertise is not limited to the world of business but also extends to his Alma Mater (Mfantsipim) where he has also held varied positions:
  • President, Mfantsipim Old Boys Association (MOBA):1983-year group
  • Vice-President, Mfantsipim School Council: 1985 - 1986
  • Deputy Head Boy Mfantsipim School: 1985 – 1986
    As president of MOBA ‘83 he led the group in delivering the most innovative Mfantsipim year group project to date named the 'Pato'. Moses also made it to the list of top 100 of the most influential and successful Lawyers that have qualified through the Law faculty since it was established, he was one of the youngest on the list.
    He has been selected to represent the Ghanaian, African and Danish Private sector on many official occasions:
  • Government of Ghana's official visit to India
  • President of Ghana's official visit to Switzerland
  • The official visit of the Queen of Denmark to Tanzania
  • Invited by the Danish government to present views of African private sector at the African Council, to guide focus of Danish Government aid to African countries.
  • Selected as a member of Danish Industries (DI) through the membership of IDFG.
    Other Awards/Prizes/Nominations include:
  • Nominated and Selected in International Who is Who of Professionals in 1997
  • Nominated for Marquis Who is Who International (Declined to apply) in 1999
  • Nominated and Selected in International Who is Who of Professionals in 2014
  • Mfantsipim Brand Icon for Entrepreneurship (2014)
  • SMEG Entrepreneur’s venture Award (2014)
  • Millennium Excellence Awards prize for Innovations & Inventions (2015)
  • EMY’s Magnate Award (2016)
  • C. E. O of the Year – Ghana Manufacturing Awards (2017)
    Moses has successfully grown Margins Group into a multinational company, built on four (4) key platforms (Identity and Digitization Management Infrastructure Systems, Secure Document Manufacturing, Construction and Real Estate, Corporate Social Responsibility) and present in seven (7) countries. The companies are run by an international and multicultural team, working within a stimulating work environment and benchmarking the best global practices. He drives the team to focus on a dynamic and inspiring global vision to deliver products, services, and solutions that facilitate and ensure security in identity and transactions.

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