Ransford Mensah, Country Lead, Sierra Leone
Ransford is a strong advocate and practitioner of design thinking techniques and approaches to solve complex problems, and he brings to his consulting work a pragmatic approach based on 13 years’ experience in private and development sector. He specializes in areas such as project management, change management, IT service management, training and capacity building.
Prior to joining DIAL, Ransford worked for the USAID Digital Libera project as the Change Management Advisor where he developed a locally owned change management framework to assist government in identifying and prioritizing government processes and services to digitize. He has led high performing teams and driven capacity building programs in Sub-Saharan Africa for organizations such as the UNCDF, AfDB, UNDP and GIZ.
Ransford holds a PhD in Information Systems from USQ in Australia, a Masters in Engineering Business Management, Coventry University, UK and a first degree in Computer Engineering, KNUST, Ghana. He is certified in PMP, ITIL Expert, PRINCE2 Practitioner, Change Management, Agile Scrum Master, CISA, TOGAF and Ethical Hacking.