Kofi Safo-Duodu (Consultant)
Mr. Safo-Duodu was born on 5th of August 1958 in Kumasi where he obtained his "Ordinary Levels" from Opoku Ware School, Kumasi and got his "Advance Level" from Mpraeso Secondary School. He obtained his Masters degree in Architecture in Germany from the famous German Technical University Rheinische Westfaelische Technische Hochschule – Aachen (RWTH-AACHEN). He worked with Ingeniurbuero Platten in Krefeld and Planugugsbuero in Tamsted. He came to Ghana in 1989 and started working with Architectural and Engineering Services Corporation (A.E.S.C) and become the Regional Architect for Greater Accra Region.
In 1995, Mr. Safo-Duodu went on a 5-year Contract to the Republic of South Africa as Architect for Northern Province of the Department of Public Works, after the fall of apartheid. He returned to Ghana and took up an appointment since April 2003 to date as the Director of Development in the Parliamentary Service of Ghana. In collaboration with Apex Consult Mr. Safo – Duodu supervised the construction and development of Kings Cottage, gated community estates near Trassacco Valley in Accra. He has handled various buildings ranging from offices, shopping malls, hospital and clinics, schools and colleges, individual housing units to estates.
Mr. Safo-Duodu is professionally registered both in Ghana and Rep. of South Africa. He also holds in addition to his Masters degree in Architecture, a Certificate and Post-graduate Diploma in Project Management from Pretoria Tchnikon and Damelin Business Collage respectively. He also has a certificate in Disaster Management from University of Pretoria (SA). He has also been trained and has vast experience in conflict resolution in the construction industry.