Ing Mark Baah (Left), the Director of Southern Network Operations; Ms Michelle Burkett (2nd Left), Managing Director for WAPCo; Ing. Ebenezer Kofi Essienyi (2nd Right) CEO of GRIDCo and Dr Isaac Adjei Doku (Right), General Manager of Corporate Affairs at WAPCo.

The newly appointed Managing Director of the West African Gas Pipeline Company (WAPCo), Ms Michelle Burkett, has visited Ghana’s power transmission company, GRIDCo, to officially introduce herself to the company.

She replaced Mr. Gregory Germani, who this portal understands transitioned to a new role at Chevron Pipeline & Power in Houston, Texas, USA.

Ms Burkett, who was accompanied by Dr Isaac Adjei Doku, General Manager of Corporate Affairs at WAPCo, held a meeting with the Chief Executive of GRIDCo, Ing Ebenezer Kofi Essienyi.

During the meeting, Ms Burkett praised the collaborative relationship between the two entities and emphasised transparent communication, especially in challenging circumstances.

She recognised GRIDCo as a vital downstream partner and pledged her dedication to strengthening this partnership.

Dr. Doku mentioned WAPCo’s efforts to enhance engagements with their key stakeholder, the media.

Ing Mark Baah, the Director of Southern Network Operations, revealed GRIDCo’s plans for Safety and Risk Management training sessions in support of WAPCo’s operations.

Also in the meeting were Mr Samuel Nkansah, the Director of Finance; Ing Stephen Debrah, the Manager for Dispatch; and Wofa Kojo Kwarteng, the Manager of the Executive Office.