Mr. Baffour retired from Verizon Communication, a leader in delivering broadband and other wireline and wireless communication innovations to mass market, business, government and wholesale customers. He was a Manager, Corporate Benefits Strategy and Design. He was also a Consultant to Gerson Lehrman Group, a technology and market research firm that coordinates the primary efforts of America’s top institutional fund managers and venture capitalists. Baffour consulted with clients on issues of biomedical technology and innovative healthcare issues for investment managers and industry. Gerson Lehrman clients that Baffour consulted for included:
Brinson Partners-A Global Investment Firm-Chicago, UBS Asset Management-Chicago, Pangaea Capitol-Boston, and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board-Canada.
Before joining Verizon, Baffour worked for over 20 years in the defense and intelligence industry in Washington DC’s Northern Virginia corridor.
Baffour is a graduate of University of Ghana and American University’s Kogod School of Business and the School of Public Affairs.