Profile-Benjamin Ntsin

Brief Profile

Ing. Benjamin Kingsford Ntsin has over twenty years’ experience in the power sector, specializing in Power System Planning & Analysis. Mr. Ntsin worked as a System Planning Engineer with the Volta River Authority, and rose through the ranks to become the Head of the Transmission Planning Unit and ultimately Manager, Power System Planning, GRIDCo. Ing. Ntsin was the leader of the Power System Planning team that worked with the Consultant to develop the blueprint for GRIDCo’s maiden Transmission System Expansion Plan; which formed the basis for investments in the Transmission System. He has been involved in a number of feasibility studies for the supply of power to a number of bulk customers, as well as the integration of major power plants into the National Interconnected Transmission System (NITS) of Ghana. Ing. Ntsin has undergone extensive training in Power System Planning & Analysis, Engineering Economics, Protection and Control, and Project Management. He holds a BSc in Electrical/Electronic Engineering from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and a MPA from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Accra. Ing. Ntsin is a Member of the Ghana Institution of Engineering (GHIE).