Kenneth Edem AshigbeyCEO at Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications
Ing. Kenneth Ashigbey FCE, FGIM, PMP, Cert IoD, MIoD, is the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Telecommunications Chamber.
Prior to his appointment, he was Managing Director of Graphic Communications Group Ltd, the largest and most influential media organization in Ghana. Before then he was the Chief Operating Officer for Multi TV, General Manager of JoyFm as well as the Chief Technology Officer of the Multimedia Group, in Ghana, at different times. In between his time at Multimedia, he was also Managing Director of Optimum Media Prime, a media independent and marketing company in Ghana. He left Fanel Ltd, a building services engineering company as a Senior Projects Engineer.
He is currently pursuing a Doctorate degree in Business Administration at the Swiss Management Centre. He holds an MBA from the Leicester University (UK) and a BSc in Electrical/Electronic Engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. He had his secondary education at St. Augustine’s College.
He is the convener of the Media Coalition Against Galamsey and an advocate of Media Freedom and campaigns against attacks on journalist and media workers in Ghana.
About the Telecoms Chamber
The Ghana Chamber of Telecommunication is an industry association and a private initiative by the mobile network operators in Ghana. We are an advocacy institution established to help direct telecommunications policy, legislation and regulation, and pursue research towards the development of telecommunications.
As the voice of the mobile operators and tower companies in Ghana, we work through direct engagements with government (institutions), civil society, key stakeholders and consumers to shape the mobile ecosystem and maximize the socio-economic benefits of mobile in Ghana. The Chamber was registered in 2010 and inaugurated in 2011.