DR. EDWARD KWAPONG

 

The Chief Executive officer

The President has appointed Dr Edward Kwapong as the Acting Chief Executive of the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission (FWSC).

Until his appointment, Dr Kwapong was the Chief Executive of HR Perspective Ltd, an HR Consultancy firm.

 

 

He was also the General Manager of the Human Resources Division of the Ghana Commercial Bank, from 2001 to 2009. Between 2009 and 2013, he was the Head of the Learning Centre of Ghana Commercial Bank.

 

 

Dr Kwapong comes to office with a wide range of experience in the areas of Job Evaluation, Organisational Review and Development, Performance Management, Salary Administration, Career/Succession Planning and Leadership Development.

He is a Barrister at Law, specialising in Labour and Industrial Law. He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Ghana and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Job Evaluation from Solihull College, Birmingham. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Human Resource Management Practitioners (Ghana) of which he is the current President. 

 

 

He is not new to the FWSC, he was a member of the first Grievance Review Committee (GRC) in 2010.

 

 

He was introduced to the staff of FWSC in October 2017 by the Deputy Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Mr Bright Wireko-Brobbey, and the Chief Director at the Ministry, Mr Longman Atta Kumah.