The Chief Executive is the overall administrative head of the Ghana Cocoa Board. He is assisted by three Deputy Chief Executives who have administrative responsibilities for Finance and Administration, Agronomic and Quality Control and Marketing.
There are eight Directors at COCOBOD Head Office responsible for Human Resource, Research, Audit, Finance, Medical, Legal, Special and General Services.
In addition, there are Seven Departments/ Units which are headed by Departmental Heads. These are Public Relations, Security, Procurement, Scholar-ships, Information Technology, Estates and Transport. Except for the Public Relations, Security and Scholarships departments which report directly to the Chief Executive, the remaining departments report to respective directorates which finally report to the Chief Executive.
The Board is governed by a Board of Directors composed of bankers, economists, workers' representatives and cocoa farmers.Apart from COCOBOD Head Office, there are subsidiaries and divisions which are listed below with their addresses:
|Cocoa Marketing Company (Ghana) Limited||Kwame Nkrumah Avenue, P.O. Box 1017, Accra
Tel: 233-21-668281/668352 Fax: 233-21-667058/665076
|Quality Control Division (QCD)||P.O. Box M. 54, Accra
Tel: 233-21-664630/663218 Fax: 233-21-663193
|Cocoa Swollen Shoot and Virus Diseased Control Unit (CSSVDCU)||COCOBOD, P.O. Box 3197, Accra
|Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG)||Internal - Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana
P.O. Box 8 Akim-Tafo Eastern Region
External - Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana Private Mail Bag Kotoka International Airport Accra, Ghana
Tel: 233-81-22029, Fax 233-81-23040
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org & email@example.com
|Seed Production Unit (SPU)||COCOBOD P.O. Box 3197 Accra
Tel: 233-21-666946/668495 Fax: 233-21-668698
Head Office - Ghana Cocoa Board Kwame Nkrumah Avenue P.O. Box 933 Accra
Fax: 233-21-667104 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org