Dr. Opoku-Afari reappointed 1st Deputy Governor of the BoG


Dr. Maxwell Opoku-Afari has been reappointed the First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) for the next four years.

He was reappointed by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

Dr Opoku-Afari is a Ghanaian economist and currently the First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana.

He was appointed to this position on August 7, 2017.

Prior to assuming the role of Deputy Governor, Opoku-Afari worked at the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

He also worked for 13 years at the Bank of Ghana, rising through the ranks to become the Head of the Special Studies Division in the Research Department between January 2005 and June 2006, and later elevated to the position of the Special Assistant to the Governor of Bank of Ghana from June 2006 until he left the Bank of Ghana in October 2009.

Source: 3news.com

Working in the bank of Ghana for 13 solid years means he knows the job and can do it to perfection. Dr. Opoku Afari has played his role in the banking cleaning policy by bank of Ghana, making our banks very strong . Congrats to his new appointment.

Reappointed means he’s done a good job as well, we hope he keeps doing that, I mean the second time is where things really get dicey.