VINCENT ANNAN

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Mr. Vincent Annan is the CEO of the Sekondi-Takoradi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (STCCI), Ghana. He had earlier worked with the Community Governance portfolio of the Telford & Wrekin Council and Mark Education all in England between 2002 and 2004. Back in Ghana in 2005, He Joined the Obiri Lotteries as the HR manager before joining the Western Regional Branch of the Ghana Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI) as the Executive Secretary.

During his time with GCCI, he facilitated the establishment some new Chambers to make business development service available to businesses in such areas as Tarkwa, Elubo and Cape Coast.

Currently, he is leading STCCI in the implementation of some key projects including an Occupational Health, Safety & Environment (OHS&E) online Learning project, an annual international conference dubbed “Ghana Extractive Industry Safety Conference (GEISCon) and OHS&E systems implementation support to SMEs in the Western Region of Ghana, the hub of Ghana’s extractive industry. These are interventions for removing OHS&E standards & Compliance as entry barriers to SMEs to the Extractive Industry’s supply chain.

He has is also leading the implementation of such services as a cooperative credit union, an alternative dispute resolution (ADR) focusing on the resolution of business disputes and other local Enterprise development projects and services, all to the benefit of members of the Chamber especially those within the SME bracket.

Mr. Annan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Educational Psychology & Management from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA), specialising in Corporate Strategy from the University of Wolverhampton, England. In addition, he holds a Certificate in Project Management from Learndirect, UK.