The Groom

GroomTerance Akwasi Owusu Takyi was born in Brooklyn, NY. As a New Years baby, he is a middle child with an older brother (Wondus Greene) and a younger sister and brother (LaDonna Takyi & Nana Takyi). His parents, Mr. Owusu Takyi and Mrs. Cernie Takyi reside in Raleigh, NC which where Terance now calls home.

The groom attended Needham public High School just outside of Boston, MA. Upon finishing High School, he attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where he graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics. Terance began his career in finance with JPMorgan in New York and was with them for 7 years before moving over to ING Investment Management. He currently resides in West New York, NJ while traveling the country as a member of the Institutional Sales for ING Investment Management. Terance is also on the Young Leadership Council for the Boys and Girls Harbor.

In his spare time, Terance plays basketball with some of New York’s elite leagues such as Nike Recess Federation and Chelsea Piers. When he is not playing basketball or working out, he is perfecting his DJ skills.