The Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has appointed Ing. Mark Awuah Baah as its Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

This follows the successful completion of the tenure of Jonathan Amoako-Baah as Chief Executive of the company.

According to a circular signed by Board Secretary, Monica Senanu, who is also the Director for Legal Services, Ing. Awuah Baah appointment took effect from 23rd July, 2021.

Prior to his appointment, Ing. Mark Awuah Baah was a director in charge of Systems Operations of the company.

“We take this opportunity to congratulate Ing. Mark Awuah Baah on his appointment and wish him well as he begins his tenure,” the letter said.

It also expressed gratitude to the outgone CEO for his services and contribution to GRIDCo.

“We are also grateful for the services and contribution of Jonathan Amoako-Baah to GRIDCo and wish him all the best in his subsequent endeavors.”

Ing. Mark Awuah Baah was among staff of VRA who were moved to join GRIDCo when the country’s electricity sector was unbundled, leading to the creation of the power transmission company.

He was appointed Director of Systems Operations at GRIDCo in 2017.

He was previously the Manager, Market Operations and the Special Assistant to the Chief Executive of GRIDCo, and was instrumental in the transition and operationalisation of GRIDCo.