A Procurement Specialist and a Building Technologist by profession, Mr. Kwaku Agbesi is the Procurement Specialist of the Social Investment Fund, a Project Management Consultancy firm headquartered in Accra.
Kwaku prior to joining the SIF in 2013 was the Municipal Engineer for the New Juaben Municipal Assembly which he joined in 2002. Kwaku had his higher education at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology( KNUST) Kumasi from 1996 to 2000 and graduated with a Bsc. Building Technology ,he further qualified with a Msc. Construction Management in 2010 and is presently undergoing a Doctoral course in PhD in Building Technology at the same University..
Kwaku Agbesi has had various experience in Procurement Consultancy on World Bank and Africa Development Bank Procurement practices and attended numerous training programs including one organized by International Labour Organisation on Selection and recruitment of consultants in World Bank Funded Project in Turin, Italy in 2011.
He has a number of published works to his credit including ‘Organisational Adoption of Sustainable Procurement in the Construction Industry’, Development of a Conceptual Model; proceedings of the12th International Post Graduate Research Conference at Manchester (Salford University) UK, and Compliance Assessment of the Public Procurement Act 2003( MSc. Unpublished Thesis)- case study of selected Government Institutions in the Eastern Region of Ghana.