Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited, a leading Motor Company in Ghana, holds the franchises for BMW, Massey Ferguson and Ford.
The company was originally called Technical Lloyd, a Dutch-owned Company, operating in Ghana in the 1960s and dealing in Knapsack sprayers, BMW cars and motor cycles. The Company was purchased by Mr. R.A. Darko, a Ghanaian entrepreneur, on 7th August 1970, renamed Mechanical Lloyd and incorporated as such.
In 1977, Mr. R. A. Darko died and his eldest son, Mr. T.R. Darko, succeeded him as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He undertook a complete restructuring of the Company, strengthening its top management and mobilising financial resources for the realisation of its full potential.