Anthony Akoto Osei

Anthony Akoto Osei is a Ghanaian banker and politician. Osei was in the cabinet of President John Agyekum Kufuor as Minister of State for Finance and Economic Planning.

Osei graduated with a degree in economics in 1987.

He was a member of Parliament for the electoral district of Tafo / Pankrono in the Ashanti region. He also worked as deputy minister for Finance and Economic Planning in May 2003 and was a major economic adviser to the government.

On 27 March 2002, Osei became a member of the Management Board of Merchant Bank (Ghana) Ltd. Previously, he worked as Associate Professor at Dollard University (USA) and previously as a Research Assistant at the Center for Policy Analysis (Ghana).

Cabinet MinisterEdit

In May, 2017, President Nana Akufo-Addo named Anthony Akoto Osei as part of nineteen ministers who would form his cabinet.[1] The names of the 19 ministers were submitted to the Parliament of Ghana and announced by the Speaker of the House, Rt. Hon. Prof. Mike Ocquaye.[1] As a Cabinet minister, Anthony Akoto Osei is part of the inner circle of the president and is to aid in key decision making activities in the country.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c FM, Citi. "Arts Minister Catherine Afeku makes it to Cabinet". ghanaweb. Retrieved 7 July 2017.