King James Azortiba

Advisory Advisory Board – Legislature/Governmental Relations Address: Accra Ghana Mobile:  +233-208-263-277

James Azortibah King serves as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Ghana’s Teachers and Educational Workers Union, TUC (Hall of Trade Union). James is a competent young, charismatic, and forward-thinking political aspirant whose rich experience and expertise in development and leadership coupled with astute educational and moral backgrounds serve the people of the Northern Regions. His primary drive is to foster accelerated growth, improved ICT and rural developmental projects liaising with local and international partners and networks.

Having been in the parliamentary race of the NDC in 2012, he has deep knowledge and experience of the political landscape and is committed to UTAP’s vision and drive to build practical development for semi-arid Africa. James has a deep passion for women’s empowerment and youth advocacy.


  1. Master’s in business administration (MBA Finance) – Wisconsin International University College, Ghana
  2. Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting) – Methodist University College, Accra
  3. Higher National Diploma (Accounting) – Accra Technical University Accra

James is a founding member of UTAP and plays the critical lead in financing, accounting, and auditing on all resources committed for the project.