Baffour Akoto

Community Representative

Baffour Akoto has been a legal practitioner for the past 21 years.

He is currently the Legal Services Manager of Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT).

Baffour Akoto is a native of Yamfo in the Tano North District of the Brong Ahafo Region. He holds an LLB. Degree from the University of Ghana, Legon and a BL. from Ghana Law School. He has undertaken several courses both locally and abroad since then.

Asc a private legal practitioner, he worked in the law offices of ‘Barima Chambers’ and Akyede Chambers’ both at Sunyani where he practised.

He has served in the capacity as Company Secretary on the Board of Directors of several reputable companies including Achimota Brewery Company Limited (now Ghana Brewery Ltd), Ghana Industrial and Commercial Estates Ltd (GICEL) Weija, Accra Bridaltrust International Paints Company Limited, Tema, Accra Abattoir company Limited and Kumasi Abattoir Company Limited and thus has amassed a vast wealth of experience in corporate governance.

Baffour Akoto is an experienced practising lawyer who believes in the socio-economic development of his people and is always ready to make his extensive knowledge in good corporate governance and legal expertise available to his people and country.