GOIL gets new MD

Lawyer Osei Kwame Prempeh, Acting Managing Director and Group Chief Executive of GOIL Company Limited

A former Deputy Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Kwame Osei-Prempeh has been appointed as the acting Managing Director and Group Chief Executive of GOIL Company Limited.

His appointment took effect from Monday, June 3, 2019 a statement issued by the Public Relations Manager of the company, Robert Kyere, announced.

Mr. Osei-Prempeh has been a Board Member of GOIL since 2017. He takes over from Mr. Patrick Akorli who has taken his leave prior to retirement after 23 years of service to GOIL.

Mr Osei-Prempeh has a wealth of experience in public service and in private practice as a senior legal practitioner.

He attended SDA Secondary School in Agona-Ashanti where he obtained his GCE Ordinary Level Certificate and SDA Secondary School in Bekawi-Ashanti for his Advance Level Certificate. 

He proceeded to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi where he graduated with BA (Hons) degree, A Qualifying Certificate in Law at the University of Ghana and hence to the Ghana School of Law for his BL degree and was called to the Bar in 1990. 

Mr Osei-Prempeh holds a Certificate in Legislative Drafting and Master of Arts in Conflict, Peace and Security from the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre.