NCA gets a new Deputy Director General
By Nana Appiah Acquaye, Accra, Ghana
Ghana’s telecom regulator, the National Communications Authority (NCA) has appointed Olivia Okailey Quartey as its new Deputy Director General in charge of Managerial Operations.
According to a statement issued in Accra, Ms Quartey is a graduate of the University of Ghana, Legon and Mountcrest College, a bilingual secretary with professional qualifications in French from the Alliance Francaise D’Accra and is currently undertaking a post-graduate course.
It noted that Ms. Quartey has over 20 years’ working experience with stints from the National Health Insurance Authority, Hadna Trust and General Leasing & Finance Company Limited (now Access Bank), working in various areas including Business Development, Payments and Office Management.
Prior to her appointment as the Deputy Director General, Managerial Operations, she was working at Bui Power Authority responsible for Business Development. She is also a Board Member of the Ghana Publishing Corporation.
Per her new position Ms. Olivia Quartey will join two other Deputy Director Generals to assist the Director General to provide strategic leadership and direction for effective regulation of the communications sector in line with established corporate governance processes.