Ex- MD of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company Limited, Mr George Mensah Okley, has died after a short illness, sources say.
The caused of his death is not readily known.
Mr Okley was appointed by President Nana Akufo-Addo to replace Alfred Obeng Boateng as the Managing Director of BOST.
He resigned in August 2019, following reports of unaccounted for contracts at BOST.
Prior to his appointment Mr Okley was the director in charge of Upstream at Ghana’s Ministry of Energy.
He held a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
He also had a Master’s Degree in Reservoir Evaluation and Management from the Heriot-Watt University, Edinburg, Scotland, with focus on oil field operation, reservoir engineering, reservoir concepts, reservoir sedimentology, formation evaluation, well testing and production, reservoir simulation, rock mechanics with geophysics and modeling.