The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Produce Buying Company Limited ( PBC) and the former Member of Parliament for Ahafo Ano North, Richard Akuoko Adiyiah, is reported dead.
Per reports from family sources, Mr Adiyiah died on Friday in his home after he was found dead in his chair.
The late Mr. Adiyiah who also doubled as the CEO of Golden Bean hotel in Kumasi died at age 67, he was also Richard a consummate Finance and International Development Executive.
He was also a former Member of Parliament for the Ahafo-Ano North Constituency from 2008 to 2012.
Until his appointment as CEO of PBC Limited, Mr Adiyia was the Financial Controller of GIHOC Distilleries Company Limited and was credited as being part of a team that has transformed the state-owned Distilleries Company.
During his life time career, he worked with the United Nations for over ten years across different continents.
Mr. Adiyia worked as Chief Finance Officer (CFO) at United Nations Observers Mission in Georgia (UNOMIG). He was in charge of Budget and Finance at the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), Geneva, Switzerland as well as the Finance Officer, United Nations Office for the Cordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), New York, USA.
May his soul rest in perfect peace.