Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, has cautioned newly-appointed Managing Director of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company Limited, Mr George Mensah Okley, to seek to work hard to achieve the goals and objectives of the company.
He, particularly, urged him to remain disciplined and humble in the discharge of his duties to ensure successful management of the company for the growth of the oil industry.
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II made these remarks when Mr Mensah Okley paid a courtesy call on him at the Manhyia Palace, Kumasi, to formally introduce himself to the king.
Mr George Mensah Okley succeeds Mr Alfred Obeng, who was removed from officer on June, 6 2018.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), as well as Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Dortmund, with a focus on Fluid Separation Process, Process Modelling & Optimization, Process Control Design and Modelling of Dynamic Systems.
Additionally, he has a Master’s Degree in Reservoir Evaluation and Management from the Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, with a focus on oil field operation (petroleum economics, production and drilling), reservoir engineering, reservoir concepts, reservoir sedimentology, formation evaluation, well testing and production, reservoir simulation, rock mechanics with geophysics and modelling with management.
Mr. Okley worked as a Research Scientific Officer at the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission from 2005 to 2007, and Petroleum Engineer at the Ministry of Energy from 2008 to 2012; and also served as Acting Head of Upstream of the Petroleum Division of the Ministry of Energy from 2013 to 2017.
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