LX HR Solutions presents THE DIASPORA DRIVE

LX HR Solutions presents THE DIASPORA DRIVE

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Following the Diaspora Homecoming
Summit in July 2017, LX HR Solutions
presents the first recruitment networking
event dedicated to Diasporas around the
world. This December join us for the
opportunity to meet recruiters, network with
likeminded individuals and the best part; its
LX HR Solutions is a well-established,
innovative and solution focused HR
Consultancy. We thrive on delivering
results, ensuring the smooth running of your
organisation and managing relationships
between leaders and their employees. We
provide efficient bespoke services and long
term support for businesses globally.
Our team of consultants and trainers are
certified with years of experience working
with corporate organisations, leaders and
business owners giving you the confidence
to work with LX HR Solutions.
Our Managing Director, Lexy Owusu-
Boahene holds a postgraduate in HR
Development and Consultancy from
Birkbeck University, University of London.
Lexy has a passion for development,
leadership, diversity and inclusion. LX HR
Solutions has over 1,000 candidates with a
vast range of experience and has offices
situated in London, Accra and Kumasi.
In 2015 LX HR Solutions won the Aries
Emerging West African Business Award in
Recruitment and Networking in Lagos,
Nigeria and in 2016 won the West African
Regional Achiever for Outstanding HR
Company of the year in Ghana. Lexy has
been nominated for awards such as the
Women4Africa Awards (Young
Entrepreneur), the GUBA Awards
(Charitable Work), and has been featured in
The Voice Newspaper, on BEN TV, TNBT

Telecommunication, Oil and Gas,
Education, Logistics, Construction, NGO’s,
Government and Insurance.

Additionally, there will be representatives
who will provide support on how to set up a
businesses in Ghana, how to seek
accommodation, how to create a bank
account, how to leverage on their network,
immigration laws/options and how to seek
investors for those who want funding
towards their initiatives. There will also be other
angles covered, such as using sites like retireat21.com
for guides on how to choose a professional employment organization
(or PEO) to work alongside the business, regardless of size.
On Friday 22nd December 2017 we will
host The Diaspora Drive at Level 8, One
Airport Square, Accra Ghana from 1pm –
6pm. We will hear experiences from
Catherine E, the MD for Platinum corporate
solutions. Catherine is an entrepreneur who
has relocated from the UK and is now a
successful business woman in Ghana.
Our second speaker is Christabel Dadzie an
employee of The World Bank and founder of
Ahaspora. She will also share her
experiences as a returnee from the U.S.A.
The infamous Lucy Quist, CEO of Airtel will
also join our list of distinguished speaker.
She will share her experiences abroad,
working with Airtel and moving back home.
Lastly, we will hear from Mr Akwasi Ababio,
the Director for Diaspora Affairs Office. He
will share with us his own personal
experience of moving back and also inform
us of how the Diaspora Affairs Office will
facilitate others looking to do the same.

We will also hear from a few of our
sponsors and partners who have relocated
and participate in a speed networking task
so make sure you bring along your CV’s you
never know you might get a job! There will

Magazine, OnInLondon online magazine
and many other publications.
Lexy and her team have hosted events such
as Careers in the UK (2011), Emerging
West Africa (2013), Diverse Women (2014)
and most recently Careers in Ghana (2015).
This year we present to you ‘The Diaspora
Drive’. Diasporans are a group of people
who migrate from their ancestral homeland
to another land but maintain active
communications between them. More than
3% of the world’s populations are migrants
and although they are scattered globally,
the technological boom has provided
affordable transport and communication
binding them more closely together than
ever before. Over 180 million Diasporans
across the globe come from Africa, and
12.9% are from Ghana alone.
The diaspora communities contributes more
money to the continent through remittance
than money received through Western Aid.
Therefore it is vital that we continue to think
about how Ghana can tap into the diaspora
and allow them to contribute back home.
What better way to support those coming
back home, than to provide them with jobs
and networking opportunities?
The Diaspora Drive will provide a platform
for both international and local employers to
network with potential employees. There will
be over 20 companies from various
industries that are actively looking for talent
with international education and/or work
Industries that will be represented include
Banking and Finance, Investment,
Hospitality, Medical, Agriculture, Food
processing, Automobile,

be a breakout session for both candidates
and employers to register with LX HR
Solutions. You’ll also have the chance to
enter our grand raffle with three amazing
mystery prices, all proceeds go to charity.
We thank you for your endless support and
look forward seeing you there!





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