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(near Independence Square)
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MRS. JEMIMA TOSEAFA

(Chief Manager Legal Services & Company Secretary)

Mrs. Toseafa is an experienced Lawyer with 30 years practical and innovative work experience in the provision of legal services, and as In House Counsel for Ghana Water LTD. She has vast experience and strong industry expertise in commercial/contract law with a specialty in drafting and negotiating project FIDIC (construction) contracts. She is conversant with the current policies, codes, regulatory framework, best practices and guidelines of corporate governance.

 

Apart from her technical legal knowledge and skills, her key competencies include providing strategic leadership, formulation of business policies, dealing with complex, significant matters that cut across legal and related areas in the urban water subsector. She is effective in presenting and communicating to the many diverse constituencies in the water sector, including significant decision makers, Boards, and other business leaders, to engender confidence and credibility.

From 2009 to date, Jemima has worked as Company Secretary with various Boards and Chairmen and Directors of diverse backgrounds. She understands boardroom dynamics and has extensive experience in boardroom practice.

Jemima joined GWCL as a Legal Officer in 1999 and was appointed Chief Manager (Legal Services) and Company Secretary  in 2014.  Prior to joining GWCL, Mrs. Toseafa worked as Legal Counsel for Messrs Kyeremateng and Associates in Accra and Messrs Barton Odro and Partners in Cape Coast.

She is a Senior Member of the Ghana Bar Association and a Notary Public. She holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Ghana and a Barrister at Law qualification from the Ghana School of Law, Accra. She has a master’s degree in governance and leadership from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration and has won two academic awards, including Best Student, Governance and Leadership, 2013 GIMPA Graduating Class. In January 2024 she graduated from University of Ghana School of Law with a master’s degree in Corporate and Commercial Law.

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