Prince Sefah appointed NCA deputy director
Mr. Prince Ofosu Sefah has been appointed to the National Communications Authority (NCA) as a Deputy Director General for Operations. In this position Mr. Sefah is primarily responsible for overseeing Regional/Zonal Operations and the Administration Division.
Mr. Sefah comes to this position with about 16 years in various IT Generalist & Leadership roles in Canada. He earned a BAA (Administration & Information Systems) and a BComm (Information Technology Management) from Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada, where he schooled between 1996 & 2001. In 2000, demonstrating versatility, he was awarded an Economics Book Prize (on the Economy of Developing Countries) by the University.
A multi-faceted technology generalist and leader, Mr. Sefah has completed many industry certifications and training as well as attended many trade shows and conferences in the area of information systems, management and project management. He also worked in diverse industries, including banking & Finance, Manufacturing, Smart Payment Systems & Management, Health & Safety & Oil & Gas.
Most of Mr. Sefah’s prior experiences have been in Toronto, Canada where he worked for blue chip companies like Citibank as Senior Systems Administrator, GE Capital as Applications & Support Manager and Coinamatic Canada Inc. as Senior IT Systems Specialist & IT Helpdesk Team Leader.
In his career, he has acquired proven skills in smart procurement, streamlining and improving systems & operations, as well as achieving marked operational cost reductions. Other areas in which he also has extensive experience are facilitation, team leadership, client services, systems analysis & administration, root cause analysis, gap analysis and project management.
Mr. Sefah has achieved the Advanced Leader Silver and Advanced Communicator Silver designations from the Toastmasters International Organisation. He is a prolific fundraiser and organiser for various worthy causes within the community and the corporate world, including the charity, Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Prior to his appointment as the DDG (Ops) of the NCA, Mr. Sefah was the IT Manager at SafeTech Consulting Group, a Health & Safety consulting firm mainly in the Oil & Gas Industry, in Edmonton, in the Province of Alberta in Canada.
The NCA Management and Staff welcome him to the Authority and urge all industry players to accord him the relevant cooperation to enable him discharge his duties effectively and efficiently.