The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has received the award 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.
Dr. Maxwell Opoku-Afari, the First and Mrs Elsie Addo Awadzi, Second Deputy Governors of the Bank were also presented with Special Recognition Awards.
Ms. Sandra Thompson, the Bank’s Secretary, who represented the Bank at the ceremony, received the awards on behalf of the Bank, the Governor and the Deputy Governors.
They were awarded at the 4th IoD-Gh Corporate Governance Excellence Awards, held on the theme: “Good Corporate Governance and Ethical Leadership: An Essential Requirement for Organizational Turnaround.”