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Mr Philip Addison, Esq.

Board Chairman

Philip is the Senior Partner and co-founder of Addison Bright Sloane. He has been qualified for 29 years. Philip is a renowned and experienced litigator and is famously remembered as the Lead Counsel for the Petitioners in the landmark Ghana Presidential Election Petition case of 2012. His other core areas of expertise are joint ventures, foreign investments, project finance, licensing and regulation, shipping and maritime law, construction, and company commercial law. He has a keen interest in the development of legal practice in Ghana and was until September 2012, the Vice-President of the Greater Accra Branch of the Ghana Bar Association for a continuous period of five (5) years.

Philip has acted for several listed companies, government agencies and corporate including Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority (GPHA), International Development Corporation of South Africa and AngloGold Ashanti in relation to the construction of the Marriott Hotel in Accra, Precious Minerals Marketing Company Limited (PMMC), Hiperdist Ghana Limited, Africa Hospitality Limited and Marina Hotel

Philip was the chairman of a Ministerial team that reviews Power Purchase Agreements in the Energy Sector of Ghana