Biography

Kojo Cobba Essel

Dr. Kojo Cobba Essel, a Wellness Entrepreneur is the CEO of Health Essentials Limited. Kojo is also a Managing Partner of St Andrews Clinic in Airport Residential Area and a Co-Founder of Mobissel Ltd, an emergency and mobile health services provider.

Kojo has over 20 years’ experience as a medical doctor. He is a corporate executive who nurtures, mentors and grows talent of young professionals. He holds an MBA from Rutgers Business School specializing in Business Strategy, Pharmaceutical and Supply Chain Management. Dr. Essel is certified in Exercise Therapy, Corrective Exercises and Fitness Nutrition by the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA).

In his Health Essentials column in the Weekly Spectator, BusinessGhana and Healthessentialsgh.com, he unleashes his passion to raise public awareness especially in the control and prevention of non-communicable diseases. Kojo occasionally contributes to The Mirror, Daily Graphic, Exclusive Men’s Magazine as well as Lifecare magazine.

Dr. Essel’s musings and public education have been republished online all over the world.

Kojo’s goal in his professional life is to coach his clients to take responsibility for their health and wellbeing. He loves to unearth innovative ideas to a healthier, fitter and enjoyable lifestyle. The Health Essentials team continues to roll out health education sessions, training and medical screening for deprived communities as well as corporate clients. Kojo and his outstanding team are pacesetters in corporate onsite wellness programmes.

Kojo is married to Adwoa Serwaa and they have 2 adorable children: Ekua and Kojo.