Mr John Boadu is an accountant, a quantitative analyst, a political realist and a father of four. He comes from Assin Fosu in the Central Region of the country.
He attained a GCE Advance Level Certificate from the Opoku Ware Secondary School in Kumasi and proceeded to the University of Ghana-Legon, where he read Bachelor of Science (Bsc) in Business Administration (Accounting option).
Mr Boadu worked as the General Manager of Faab Limited and as a Financial Controller at FM Woodtech Limited in the 90s. He is currently the Secretary of Express Way Microfinance Company Limited, Board Member of the Tema Oil Refinery, Board Member and Chairman of the auditing committee of Guinness Ghana Limited and the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Shokram Company Limited.
From being a member of the Danquah-Busia Club in 1991, Mr Boadu became a polling station chairman and agent at the Korle-Bu polling station and then became the Constituency Secretary of the Ablekuma South Constituency. He was the trainer of trainees in the Greater Accra and Volta Regions for the 2000 elections. He subsequently occupied the positions of Director of Information and Research for the Greater Accra Region and Finance Officer at the head office of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in 2001. He was the National Youth Treasurer from 2002 till 2006 when he became the National Youth Organizer of the party. He was appointed Deputy Director of Communication from 2011 to 2013. He proceeded to become National Organizer in 2014 and acted as General Secretary in 2015 till he was elected into same position in 2018.