Mr. Benjamin Kweku Acolatse is a Lawyer, Chartered Accountant, Chartered Management Consultant and a Computer Systems Analyst. He holds a Master of Laws (LLM) from the University of London in the United Kingdom, Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Management, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology in Ghana, among others.
Benjamin has over twenty four (24) years of experience in administration having worked in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector, Automobile industry and partly as a Legal Practitioner. He has previously held positions of General Manager of A-life Company Limited and General Manager, Northern Operations of Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited. He is a Managing Partner of BE Law Consult, Kumasi in Ghana.
He was appointed on the 5th of June 2017 as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer (General Services) at the Ghana Railway Development Authority. Benjamin is in charge of Finance, Administration and Human Resource Management directorates of the Authority. He is currently the Acting Board Secretary of the Board of Directors of Ghana Railway Development Authority.
Benjamin is a member of several Boards of reputable companies in Ghana, an adjunct Lecturer in Law of Contract at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), an Examiner in Business and Corporate Law at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ghana (ICA) and an Examiner in Management Information Systems and Law at the Chartered Institute of Administrators and Management Consultants, Ghana (CIAMC).
Benjamin is a member of Chartered Institute of Administrators and Management Consultants, Ghana (CIAMC), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK (ACCA), Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICA), Ghana Bar Association (GBA), International Bar Association (IBA) and Institute of Human Resource Management Practitioners, Ghana (IHRMP). Benjamin is a Christian, married and blessed with children.
He is the Chairman of Kumasi Seniors Hockey Club and a member of Royal Golf Club in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of the Republic of Ghana.