Financial Authority Partner Profile:
Bank of Ghana
Dr. Johnson Asiama
Second Deputy Governor
Dr Asiama joined the Bank in 1996 and he has served in various departments such as Banking Supervision Department, the Financial Markets Department, the Research Department and the Governors Department.
Before his appointment as a Deputy Governor, Dr. Asiama was the Assistant Director at the Economics Department of the Bank where he coordinated the work of the Monetary Policy Committee and supported the work of the Governors directly.
Head of Financial Stability
Francis Blankson is leading a team that is mandated to ensure that potential risks to the efficient functioning of Ghana’s financial system are identified at an early stage and proposals made of remedial actions for any recognized vulnerabilities.
His team also develops, assesses and researches on tools that facilitate financial system surveillance. Francis Blankson also reports periodically to the Board of Directors of the Bank of Ghana on the state of Ghana’s financial system. Previously, he was providing technical support to the Monetary Policy Committee (2002 – 2010).