Edwin Alfred Provencal before his appointment as the Managing Director of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company Limited was the Technical Advisor to the Minister of Energy, Hon. John Peter Amewu, now Minister for Railway Development and MP for Hohoe Constituency.
He has over 15 years’ experience in Executive Management roles in various organizations including serving as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vodafone Wholesale/National Communications Backbone Company and Director of Strategy in Vodafone Ghana. Under his leadership, Vodafone leapfrogged from #3 to #2 in Revenue Market Share in the telecoms industry.
His other places of work include Ghana Telecoms, K-Net; a leading Internet Service Provider in Ghana where he successfully managed over fifteen (15) projects including Wide Area Networks for Ghana Commercial Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, VALCO, Ghana Bauxite amongst others as well as Globacom Ghana Limited.
Mr. Provencal holds amongst other qualifications an MPhil in Economics as well as MBA in Management Information Systems (MIS) from the University of Ghana, Legon. He is also a product of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi where he graduated with a BSc in Electrical Engineering.
He obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management from ACCA and he is a Project Management Professional (PMP) which he attained from the Project Management Institute in USA.
Mr. Provencal was a visiting lecturer at the Central University Business School and Regent University in Ghana.
He is the founder and managing Partner of Provencal & Associates with a keen focus on improving shareholder value by building high performing teams and developing leaders using various tools such as the Balanced Scorecard, Project Management and Coaching.
He was appointed the Managing Director of BOST in August 2019.