The Executive Chairman and Founder of Strategic Security Systems ( SSS), Dr Francis Akuamoah Boateng, has been adjudged 2021 Exclusive Man of The Year (EMY) for Technology Industrialisation in Ghana.
The citation presented to Dr Boateng, who is the face behind some of the outstanding technological innovations in Ghana and the biggest solar manufacturing plant in West Africa, eulogized him for his immense contribution to the development of the country.
The award was conferred on him for pioneering the transformation Ghana’s solar industry through the establishment of Strategic Power Solutions ( SPS).
The event, which was held in Accra on Saturday, brought together outstanding Ghanaian entrepreneurs and statesmen.
The Exclusive Men of the Year (EMY) Africa Awards, established in 2015, honours mainly men
who have contributed to the progress of their respective communities, countries and the world at large under the year review.
In a short statement issued after the honour, Dr Boateng thanked the organisers of the awards for recognising him and his company’s contribution to Ghana’s development.
Dr Boateng said he was humbled by the honour, adding that his main goal was to help advance Ghana’s Industrialisation agenda.
” Everything the company has ever done was to help Ghana’s development,” he said.
Strategic Security Systems is an international design, procurement and construction conglomerate based in Accra, Ghana.
Strategic Security Systems comprises of a renewable energy solutions firm (SPS),
a supply chain services provider (Strategic Clearing Agency, (SCA)), an environment friendly property development subsidiary (LiqSOIL Planning and Engineering), and a document management ICT firm (eScripts Solutions).
Tethered on principles that promote equity in livelihood for mankind, Strategic Security Systems was birthed out of a search for a viable, sustainable and efficient solution to Ghana’s energy crisis.