Chief Executive Officer of the Public Procurement Authority, A.B Adjei was adjudged procurement man of the year at the maiden edition of the Ghana Procurement and Supply Chain awards (GPSCA) held at September 7 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel.
Mr Adjei’s immense contribution to the development of public procurement, especially in capacity building, procurement evaluation and monitoring both at home and abroad were considered as a yardstick for the award.
With over three decades of experience in procurement and supply, Mr Adjei contributed immensely to the growth of the sector in Ghana.
In recognition of his infectious passion and commitment, to the growth of the procurement and supply sector, Mr Adjei was named among the top 50 African Public Sector excellence award and also a recipient of the 2018 Global CEO awards in Public Procurement Industry.
Mr Adjei is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport all in the UK. He is also a fellow of the Institute of Project Management Professionals-Ghana and a member of the Steering Committee of the Public Financial Management Reform Project (PFMRP) and the Approving Committee for Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in Ghana.
He holds amongst others academic qualifications- a Master of Law Degree (LLM) in Procurement Law and Policy from the Nottingham University, UK and another Master of Science Degree in Logistics and Transportation from Cranfield University, UK. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Purchasing and Supply from West Bromwich College of Commerce and Technology, UK.