Mrs. Alpha Welbeck is currently the Director, Pricing, Planning and Research Division of National Petroleum Authority (NPA). She has over twenty-eight (28) years’ experience in the petroleum sector in Ghana. Before joining NPA, she worked with the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) for sixteen (16) years.
She headed the pricing department of NPA for over five (5) years before assuming her current position. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the school of Engineering of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and a Post graduate degree in Business administration (MBA Finance) from Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA).
Mrs. Welbeck has served on several national and sub-regional committees. Notable among that are; petroleum product quality committee; low sulphur implementation committee; technical committee of Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) and ARA specifications committee. Mrs. Welbeck championed the implementation of the low sulphur fuels in Ghana.