Enterprise Computing Limited (ECL), a professional services company globally providing businesses with customised AI technology solutions and consultancy, has announced the appointment of Seth Donkor as its new CEO, effective 1st January, 2024.
Donkor takes over from former CEO, Jake Oyortey, who stepped down on 31st December, 2023, to be a full-time board member of the company.
ECL has touted Donkor’s praise, noting that since he joined ECL over a decade ago as a Systems Engineer, his contributions have been key in transforming ECL from a lowly tech startup to the global giant it is today.
Taking ECL’s reins is likely to be a daunting task for the newly elected CEO. However, with a decade of experience, and academic background in ICT, Seth Donkor seems well positioned for the job.
Who is Seth Donkor?
Seth Donkor graduated from the University of Cape Coast with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Statistics. He also undertook industry trainings and certifications, including expertise in Information Security, ISO, Cloud, Product Development, AI, Blockchain, and Project Management.
With a rich portfolio and a strong tech background, Donkor has contributed significantly to the tech landscape, particularly in Africa. His experience includes intricate system deployments for leading institutions, and he achieved international recognition as the recipient of the NetApp Insight award in Berlin, Germany, in 2017. Notably, Seth played a crucial role in the Stanford University SEED transformation program as part of the ECL team, contributing to the crafting of the organisation’s Transformation Plan.
Joining ECL marked the beginning of Seth’s remarkable journey within the company. His ascent through various roles, from Systems Engineer to Systems Lead, Technical Manager, and ultimately to the position of Chief Technology Officer, is a testament to his exceptional leadership and technical acumen.
Over the past 12 years, Seth has been a key driver in building an effective technology team and significantly contributing to ECL’s growth and expansion into new regions. Seth’s impact on ECL extends beyond his technical expertise. His leadership has helped propel the company to be among the leading firms in the technology industry.
On its LinkedIn page, ECL posted that Seth Donkor’s passion for embracing innovative technologies has positioned him as a driving force for the tech giant’s sustained growth and continued market leadership.