About Burro

Burro’s founder demonstrating a product
Burro’s founder speaking with a crowd in front of a Burro truck
A pair of hands exchanging four Burro rechargeable batteries for some coins
A woman cooking banku over a Burro Coalpot

Burro’s mission is to deliver Tools for a Better Life. We bring products and services worthy of our customer’s hard-earned cash and able to help them to save more and to earn more. We stand behind our promise—Do More®.

Burro was founded in Koforidua in 2008 by an American entrepreneur who has lived, studied and worked throughout West Africa for more than a decade beginning from his early twenties.

From humble origins renting rechargeable batteries in the villages around Koforidua, Burro has grown to offer dozens of innovative products across every region of Ghana. We continue to develop innovative new products for our valued customers.

Meet Some Members of Team Burro

Burro employees outside the Burro office

At Burro, we pride ourselves on our collaborative, innovative, dynamic team, dedicated to making a real difference in the lives of real people across Ghana and beyond.

Whit Founder

I love seeing Team Burro bring to life our promise to help people—Do More.

Different is not always better, but better is always different.

Carol Director of Strategies

We’re like a family; everyone is working towards a common goal.

A challenge only becomes an obstacle when you bow to it.

Ray Davis

Godwill ICT, Web & Database Manager

I enjoy Burro because of the challenges, team spirit and staff empowerment from management.

I enjoy reading Psalm 1:1-3.

Prince Marketing Manager

Burro gives me opportunites that challenges me to keep learning.

You cannot receive what you have not beleived.

Prince Benneh

Eva Business Development Associate

“Do More” is Burro’s promise and that is why I enjoy working for Burro.

The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.

Anthony Robbins

Samuel Marketing & Sales Director

Burro’s culture of excellent customer care is my joy.

It is not your customer’s job to remember you. It is your obligation and responsibility to make sure they don’t have the chance to forget you.

Patricia Fripp

Ceci Sales Associate

I like the team work here.

It may seem you are still far from getting there but remember you are closer to it than you were yesterday. Every step counts.

Israelmore Ayivor

Louis Creative Manager

Burro has really exposed me to the world of work and helped me discover many things about myself and others.

A great person is the one through whom other great men are born, though he might never achieve greatness in his own life.

Louis K. Sampson

Gershon Business Development Manager

Our mantra, “Innovate” excites me a lot. Despite we know its not always easy, in the end its always worth it.

Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have more to express gratitude for.