Mr. Stephen Debre is a highly experienced private sector and SMEs expert in Ghana with a focus on agribusinesses. Stephen holds M.Phil. in Agricultural Engineering, MA in Economic Policy Management and BSc. in Agricultural Engineering. He has over 12 years of professional experience in the areas of agribusiness development and value chains promotion and enhancement, post-harvest development, commodities exchange design and trading systems, agricultural financing and de-risking schemes, policy formation, and a vast experience in the grain and horticultural sectors.
He has a comprehensive experience in working closely with SMEs to build sustainable business models and enhance their abilities to expand at a domestic and international level. Mr. Debre has an extensive experience and knowledge of private sector development, inclusive value chain development in Ghana, with strong market research skills.
He is highly experience in working with national/international organizations, ministries, institutions and donor agencies including: EU, FAO, Ministry of Food and Agriculture, USAID, World Bank, UNDP, GIZ, African Union, Winrock International and UNDP. Stephen has been an Agribusiness Specialist, Value Chain Manager, Agriculture Financing & Investment Expert, SMEs and Investment & Promotion Specialist, MD, CEO and many other leading positions throughout his career. He has demonstrated strong writing skills by drafting investment and market research briefs and high quality reports for donors, government ministries.
Mr. Klutse Kudomor
Ing. Chelteau Barajei holds a Master’s Degree in Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation (2007) and Bachelor’s Degree (2004) all from the Civil Engineering Department of Kwame University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Ghana. He is a corporate member of Ghana Institution of Engineers and Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council, Geneva and Project Management Professional (PMP) credential holder from Project Management Institute (PMI), USA.
He has over twelve years project management experience in the areas of building, road, water and sanitation projects working with UNICEF (2011-2016), Community Water and Sanitation Agency (2010-2011), Ghana Highway Authority (2007-2009) and Donados Company Limited (2005-2007).
Full Name: Samuel Yaw Adu-Boahen
Position in GASIP: Senior Accounts Officer
Mr Adu-Boahen is a professional young man with seven years project working experience with strong track-record of delivery performance and very knowledgeable in donor funded projects and programmes under IFAD, EU, GEF and OFID having risen through the ranks in the IFAD Projects as Programme Accounts Assistant in 2010.
He is the Senior Accounts Officer for the GEF-ProVACCA project and the Ghana Agricultural Sector Investment Programme.
He hold a Master of Business Administration degree with specialization in Finance from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and a Bachelor of Art degree in Social Science from the University of Cape Coast. He has good working knowledge in IScala accounting software.
Catherine Koblah has sixteen (16) years’ experience as a secretary, haven worked on a number of Donor Funded Projects including European Union (EU), World Bank and Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA). She gather these experiences from the Policy Planning Monitoring and Evaluation Directorate (PPMED) of MOFA, she also had the opportunity to be the secretary to a Hon. Minister, a Chief Director and six National Directors of MOFA during this years.
Catherine Koblah holds a first Degree in Business Administration (Management) from Zenith University College, a Private Secretary Certificate from NACVET. Certificate in Customer Care from Civil Service Training Centre. Certificate in Monitoring and Evaluation from Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA). ICT training on Ms. Word, Ms. Excel and Ms. Power point and the use of the internet from Atlantic Computer Training Institute, Accra. and Advance ICT training from Civil Service Training Centre.