Women of Power: Lisa Opoku Talks Tips for Managers on Team Building
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

Power woman Lisa Opoku has taken her corporate mojo from Ghana to the U.S. to Hong Kong, and currently serves as managing director at Goldman Sachs, so it’s no surprise that she knows more than a thing or two about team building.

Named one of Black Enterprise’s “40 Rising Stars Under 40″ and one of “75 Most Powerful Women in Business” Opoku has served as COO for Goldman Sachs‘ securities division for the Asia Pacific region. A University of Minnesota and Harvard Law School alumna, Opoku has had a diversity of career experiences that have led to major boss moves in corporate America, all as a young professional.

Check her out below as she shares tips on team building and leadership with host Tai Beauchamp:

 

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Janell Hazelwood

Janell Hazelwood is associate managing editor at Black Enterprise, managing content across core areas of Money, Career, Small Business and Technology. She is also a featured blogger with My Two Cents, providing insights on branding, millennial career development, employment trends and leadership. She was previously a content producer and copy editor for Black Enterprise magazine, working across several editorial sections. The Hampton University graduate got her start in the newspaper industry, having worked for companies including The New York Times and Scripps Howard News Service. Her works and insights have appeared on The Huffington Post, MadameNoire, E!Online, Brazen Careerist, CBS News, and Arise TV.


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