President Nana Akufo-Addo has been named as one of the top 20 influential personalities in digital government.
He ranked 13th on the list.
The list, the first of its kind is to show the international spread of e-government and includes individuals from every continent.
It was compiled by Apolitical, a free global network for public servants.
Akufo-Addo since assuming office in January 2017 has rolled out a number of initiatives including a paperless port system and digital property addressing system.
Apolitical generated the influencers from 130 peer and expert nominations out of the initial 500.
Later, an independent team of experts around the world reviewed the nominations to arrive at the final list.
The list, which can be viewed here, includes persons from national governments, international organizations, academia, and business, including the OECD, the open Government partnership, USAID, the Alan Turing Institute and the World Bank.
According to the release, “digital government is of course, no longer brand-new. The first