Cassandra Okudzeto joined Microfin Rural Bank Limited in 2013 as one of the pioneering management team. As the Executive Assistant and HR Manager, she is credited with her display of a high level of professionalism in setting up and managing the HR unit of the Bank. This position she has successfully held to date.
Cassandra holds a Bsc. in Business Administration from the University of Ghana, an MBA in Marketing from the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) and had also participated in trainings on organizational development and team building.
Prior to joining Microfin Rural Bank, Cassandra worked with the Netherlands Development Organization (SNV) as an Advisor responsible for building the capacities of organizations to take charge their own change processes and find home grown solutions to increase their leverage and competitiveness in their fight against poverty. Before joining SNV Ghana, she also worked with the Business Support and Executive Programmes Division of GIMPA as Operations Assistant and was responsible for coordinating training for individuals and organizations.
Cassandra believes organizational goals can only be achieved through people, thus she leverages on her expertise in Management, Capacity Building, Organization Development, Change Management, Strategy Formulation, and Administration as well as her excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills to help formulate HR strategies to motivate staff and engender optimum productivity.