The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Free Zones Authority, Michael Okyere Baafi has once again distinguished and acquitted himself as an astute administrator of one of Ghana’s most important public sector agencies.
Mr. Okyere Baafi beat stiff competition from other equally strong and competent chief executive officers to emerge the overall best Chief Executive Officer for the year 2018.
Out of 4, 351 respondents, 96.28% rooted for Mr. Okyere Baafi.
Mr. Richard Boadu, the Administrator of the Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) emerged second with 85.97% out of a total of 4,337 respondents vouching for his competence.
Dr. John Tenkorang of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) came 3rd.
This was announced by research firm, FAKS Investigative Services in its 7th annual survey.
The researchers assessed the performance the CEO’s in public sector agencies.
The company explains that the survey focused on project initiatives, the execution and the impacts of the projects on society and Ghanaians at large.
Its CEO, Fred Yaw Sarpong, in a report said the survey, took place between October and December 2018.
Respondents such as students, petty traders, journalists, MPs, civil society organizations (CSOs), traditional rulers, academia, business owners, commercial drivers, and others gave their verdict.
See the list of the 10 best CEOs for 2018 below.