Bank of Ghana has been awarded for outstanding leadership in the Corporate
Governance landscape and regulatory excellence in the financial services sector
The award follows the Bank’s significant role in promoting the culture of good
corporate governance in Ghana and its impressive achievement in reforming the
banking and financial services sector in Ghana.
The Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Ernest Addison, was awarded for
providing transformational leadership in sanitizing the financial services sector,
which has led to a vibrant and resilient banking sector.
The First and Second Deputy Governors of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Maxwell
Opoku-Afari and Mrs. Elsie Addo Awadzi, respectively, were also presented with
Special Recognition Awards.
The Bank’s Secretary, Ms. Sandra Thompson, who represented the Bank at the
ceremony received the awards on behalf of the Bank, the Governor and the
The 4th IoD-Gh Corporate Governance Excellence Awards, held under the theme,
“Good Corporate Governance and Ethical Leadership: An Essential Requirement
for Organizational Turnaround”, was held at Kempinski Hotel on Friday, 19th