Ten facts you need to know about the only woman to be named on the FIFA/CAF Normalisation committee who are set to lead football reforms in the country.
*Born in 1974 in London to Ghanaian parents Peter and Mary Afriyie
*She went to secondary school at Wesley Girls senior High School in Cape Coast
*She graduated with first-class honors degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the university of University of East London, and also holds an MBA from INSEAD in France
*Started her career at Ford Moto company, before stepping foot in Telecom in 2008. She worked at Millicom,Vodafonebefore taking over the helm of affairs at Airtel.
*The former CEO of Airtel Ghana, is the first Ghanaian female to hold that position in the history of telecommunications in Ghana
*Lucy Quist is an international business leader with a technology professional who advocates for greater participation of young people in STEM for development.
*She has mounted many local and international platforms such as TEDxEuston, Wharton Africa Business Forum, the Sanford C. Bernstein Center for Leadership and Ethics Conference at Columbia Business School amongst others and spoken on a wide range of technology and leadership issues.
*Lucy is a passionate advocate for Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths (STEM) development Awards no d))so tes3 Gari (Too many enviable accolades, recognition and plaques both home and abroad) including Corporate Leadership Award, Ghana Legacy Honours 2017 100 Most Influential Ghanaian Women, Woman Rising CSR CEO of the year 2015, Ghana CSR Excellence Awards (GHACEA).
Telecom CEO of the Year (GITTA Awards 2016)
Excellence in Corporate Responsibility (Ghana Women of the Year Honours 2016)
58th Most Influential Person in Ghana (Ghana’s Most Influential Awards 2016)
CIMG Marketing Woman of the Year 2014 (CIMG 2015 Awards)
CIMG Marketing Woman of the year 2014
Special Recognition to the Telecom Industry (GTA 2015)
*She is a loving wife and proud mother
By: Eugene Baah