Maxwell Oteng


Maxwell Oteng is an Associate Director at IDinsight, based in Accra, Ghana.

Prior to joining IDinsight, Maxwell worked as Finance Manager at Pacific Sands Academy, a family consulting business in alternative education founded by his spouse. He also held teaching positions at Chapman University, University of California (Santa Cruz and Davis) and Maryville College, all in the USA. Maxwell also worked as a Senior Analyst at the Pacific Gas and Electric Company in San Francisco, California.

Maxwell holds a PhD in International Economics from University of California at Santa Cruz, M.A. in International Relations from International University of Japan and B.A. in Economics (Honors) from University of Cape Coast, Ghana. He also has Certificate in Data Science: Data to Insights from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Professional Education Digital Programs and Certificate in Credential of Readiness (CORe) from Harvard Business School | HBX.