The Office of the Head of the Local Government Service has appointed Mr. George Gyapani Ackah as the Director of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation.
Mr. Ackah was the immediate past Regional Economic Planning Officer for the Greater Accra Regional Coordinating Council from October, 2013 to May, 2020. He started his professional career as a development planner with the Ga District Assembly in 1993 and also worked with the Yilo Krobo and New Juaben Municipal Assemblies.
He graduated from the School of National Economy, Moscow with a Master of Science Degree in Economics (Finance & Banking option) in 1990 and a Certificate in District Development Planning from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi in 1993.
He has remarkable practical work experience in implementation of donor-funded projects.
Mr. Ackah is a member of the Ghana Institution of Planners (GIP) and the immediate past Dean of Regional Economic Planning Officers.