The Managing Director of Electricity Company of Ghana( ECG), Kwame Agyeman-Duah, has won the Most Respected CEO of the Year 2020 award for the Power Supply Category at the Ghana Industry CEO Awards ceremony held last Friday.
The Ghana Industry CEOs’ Awards is an annual awards’ scheme aimed at identifying and publicly recognising the most outstanding Chief Executives in corporate Ghana across a wide range of sectors.
Eligible awardees include CEOs of both private and public sector corporations and institutions.
The awarding panel took into consideration the achievements of ECG under Mr Agyeman-Budu, which were all aimed at improving customer services.
Under the leadership of Mr. Agyeman-Budu, ECG introduced what has popularly been known as ECG Power App which was designed internally.
The App enables customers to recharge their credit card at their convenience without physically present at the ECG offices.
Additionally, the ECG, under Mr. Agyeman-Budu, introduced web portal which allows customers to access their records.
The Southern power distribution company recently introduced the deployment of drones to assist and enhance its operational efficiency across the country.
The ECG also successfully implemented the government’s reliefs of free electricity for consumers as part of Covid-19 pandemic alleviation programme.
Commenting on the award, Mr. Agyeman-Budu, who expressed gratitude to God for the opportunity to serve the country, dedicated the award to the hard working staff of ECG, the Board of Directors, Management and ECG customers for their loyalty to the company.