MR. EKOW AFEDZIE is currently the Deputy Managing Director of the Ghana Stock Exchange. He was educated at the University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana where he obtained a Master’s Degree in Business Administration in 1989. 

He also holds a Master of Arts Degree in Economic Policy Management, from the University of Ghana.

He joined the Ghana Stock Exchange in 1990 when it was established and he is currently the Deputy Managing Director of the Stock Exchange. He has held various positions at the Exchange including the General Manager and Senior Manager for Research, Systems and Marketing.

Mr. Afedzie has been one of the strong pillars behind the growing success of the Ghana Stock Exchange. He is experienced in stock market operations and has participated in many international conferences on Stock Market issues. He has also made contributions to local and international research on stock markets, and presented papers on stock market operations at many local and international fora.

Mr. Afedzie was the Project Manager for the recent automation of the Ghana Stock Exchange and he is also coordinating the Integration of West Africa Stock Markets. Mr. Afedzie currently serves as a Director on the boards of Ghana Stock Exchange and GSE Securities Depository Committee. He is also a member of the Governing committee of the newly established Ghana Alternative Market and the National Bond Committee.

He has been a past Vice President of the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA) for 4 years from 2005 – 2009 and currently a member of the Executive Committee of ASEA.

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