- Ghanaian Saf Yeboah-Amankwah has received two massive appointments in America
- He has been appointed as the vice president and chief strategy officer of the international corporation
- Saf's new roles are expected to take effect on November 1, 2020
American-based cloud computing, data center, Internet of Things, and PC solutions company, Intel, has appointed experienced IT and engineering expert Safroadu Yeboah-Amankwah as vice president and chief strategy officer.
In a reported sighted by YEN.com.gh on Businesswire, Saf Yeboah-Amankwah appointment would take effect in a few months.
Intel Corporation, in making the announcement, indicated that Safroadu (Saf) Yeboah-Amankwah's appointment would take effect on Sunday, November 1, 2020.
The appointment would see Yeboah-Amankwah taking charge of Intel's global strategy office, including Intel Capital.
He would also work with the executive team on developing and driving growth-oriented strategies for the world-renowned IT firm.
Yeboah-Amankwah's new role would see him reporting directly to Intel Corporation's Chief Executive Officer, Bob Swan.
Speaking on the appointment, Bob Swan said Saf had a very strong experience in strategy and international markets and touted his a well-versed technical background.
Bob Swan went on to add that Saf literally knew Intel like the back of his hand making him the best candidate for the job.
In responding to his appointment, Saf said he was excited to be taking up the new roles. According to him, there was no company better positioned to take advantage of this expanding opportunity than Intel.
He added that he was looking forward to working with the company's long-time and prospective customers for continued success.
Yeboah-Amankwah joined Intel from McKinsey & Company, where he worked as a senior partner and global head of the Transformation Practice for the Telecom, Media and Technology.
Yeboah-Amankwah holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
He is a former board member of the United Negro College Fund.
Meanwhile, Dr Ayisha Baffoe-Ashun has shattered glass ceilings and has blazed the path for other women after it was reported that she had become the first-ever female PhD holder in Architecture.
She set this enviable record at Ghana's prestigious Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in the Ashanti region of Ghana.
Dr Ayisha Ida Baffoe-Ashun formerly known as Ayisha Ida Haruna would hold her head up high as the primus inter pares and would look to see other exceptional women blaze the trail she has set.
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