Victoria Ayensu is a Policy Analyst with over 10 years' experience policy and regulatory analysis and private sector development. She is a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) and the Energy Institute (EI).
Mrs. Ayensu began her career at Ghana's Ministry of Energy as an Energy Analyst working within the Minister's Secretariat, the highlight being part of the management team responsible for nationwide consultations regarding the Ghana Petroleum Revenue Management Bill in 2010. She then worked as the Executive Assistant for the Minister for Trade and Industry, responsible for administratively supporting the Minister manage a number of trade and industrial development projects from the 11 different institutions and agencies under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Mrs. Ayensu has also worked as an Energy Trainee at the Energy Charter Secretariat in Belgium.
She is currently a Doctorial Candidate at the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP) at the University of Dundee in Scotland, where she also graduated in 2010 with a Masters of Laws in Petroleum Law and Policy. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Cape Town in 2007.