Rev Dr Michael Twum-Darko, PhD (UCT), FIAP, tssf
Rev Fr. Dr. Michael Twum-Darko, Ghanaian-South African, obtained his PhD in Information Systems from University of Cape Town (RSA), Masters in Computer Science from American Institute for Computer Sciences in Birmingham, Alabama (USA) and Honours Degree in Computer Science from now Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi (Ghana).
Michael spent twenty-two (22) years as a Computer Science, Business Information Systems, strategic management Lecturer in Ghana, Botswana and South Africa. He has also spent 13 years as an IT Project Management consultant, Software Development and IT/Business strategist in South Africa.
Michael is an ordained self-supporting Priest in the Anglican Church of Southern African and currently as the Assisting Priest-in-Charge of the Church of the Holy Redeemer, Sea Point in Cape Town. He is the Minister Provincial (African Province) of the Third Order Society of St Francis. Michael is a Fellow of the Institute of Analysts and Programmers (UK) and has served on many high profile committees in Botswana and South Africa as an academic and IT/Business strategist.
He is the Head of postgraduate research at the Graduate Centre for Management and Head of Centre for Business Innovation and Incubation (BIIC) in the Faculty of Business and Management Sciences at Cape Peninsula of University of Technology.
Since 2006, Rev Fr. Dr. Twum-Darko has been the Honorary Consul of Ghana in the Western Cape.