Ato Essuman

Prof. Ato Essuman is the Chairman of the West African Examinations Council.

  1. B.A. (KNUST, Kumasi)
  2. MBA Hawaii
  3. Ed. D (Sussex)
  4. ACMS (Australia)
  5. ICA (Ghana)
  6. Director, Institute of Education & Entreprenuership, Methodist University College, Ghana
  • Research, teaching, and public service, honorary.

At the 69th Annual Meeting of the Governing Board (Council) of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) Prof. Ato Essuman from Ghana was elected as the 20th Chairman of the sub-regional organisation.

Prof. Essuman’s election is for a three-year tenure (March 2021 to March 2024) in line with the Council’s Convention.

He succeeded Mr Baboucarr Bouy from The Gambia, who was elected in March 2018.

Prof. Ato Essuman is currently the Dean of the Faculty of Education and Entrepreneurship at the Methodist University College, Ghana. He was the Chief Director at the Ministry of Education from 2005 to 2009. Before becoming the Chief Director, he had held various positions at the Ministry, including the position of Director, Funds and Procurement Management Unit (FPMU), and Coordinator, Development Partners (Donors).

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