Michael A. Abbey


Michael A. Abbey

Chief Executive

Institution: Ghana Highway Authority     Profession:  Civil Engineer

Work Experience

March 2012 – Present
Chief Executive, Ghana Highway Authority
November 2011 – March 2012
Deputy Chief Executive (Administration)
February 2006 – Nov 2011
Director of Contracts
June 2002- February 2006
Regional Highway Director (CR)
May 2001- June 2002
Regional Highway Director (UER)
August 1998-May 2002
Principal Engineer (Contracts),
October 1990-January 1993
Resident Engineer on the following projects
Accra City Centre Improvement Project (including Rawlings Park
and 23 km of Accra CDB roads)
August 1988-January 1993
Hohoe-Yendi Road Project (Phase 1&2: Jasikan-Brewaniase 76 km),
January 1984-May 1986
Site Engineer, Ekehson (Nig) Ltd, Lagos, Nigeria
November 1981-November 1983
Asst. Engineer, Associated Consultants, Accra,
Academic Qualifications &Professional Affiliation:
MSc (Transportation Engineering) – 2000 from Delft University of Technology/IHE Delft, Netherlands
BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering – 1981 from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi
Fellow of the Ghana Institution of Engineers
Member of the Institute of Directors, Ghana