FOSTER OSAE-AKONNOR, AGIA, RIBA, Assoc. AIA
LEAD FOUNDER/CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
A graduate of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
Foster Osae-Akonnor is a registered architect, and the Principal of the Ghana based architectural firm -Arthro Synergeio.
He is also the President/CEO of The Built Grup Inc. an S-Corporation based in California, U.S.A.
Mr. Osae-Akonnor holds an Executive MBA from the Drucker School of Management at the Claremont Graduate University, California, U.S.A. where he specialized in Strategy with minors in Finance and leadership.
He is the Lead Founder of the Ghana Green Building Council which was registered in August 2009, and was unanimously elected as the Chief Executive Officer of the Council on 7th April, 2010 during its maiden Board of Directors meeting.
As an Architect, Mr. Osae-Akonnor has over a decade of professional experience in Architecture, Urban Design, Interior Design, Project management and related discipline both in Ghana and the United States of America.
He is a Member of the under-listed professional bodies:
His interest in environmental issues and the use of Renewable Energy can be traced back over a decade ago when he designed for and specified the use of Solar for the new Exhibition Hall at Trade Fair Centre, La - Accra, Ghana. One of Mr. osae-Akonnor's project using greenb building principles/technologies is the Construction of Children's Hall and office Complex for the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, (Hope Congregation), Sakumono-Tema. The concept of energy efficient designs is reflected in his Projects, hence the tireless effort to spear head the formation of the Ghana Green Building Council.
- Ghana Institute of Architects,
- Royal Institute of British Architects
- American Institute of Architects