Knowledge Enterprise leadership

Kofi Ofori

Executive Director of Budget and Finance, ASU Knowledge Enterprise

Kofi Ofori is responsible for developing and administering the financial services, financial operating, investment funding and cash flow budgets across all Knowledge Enterprise units, institutes and initiatives. In his capacity, he advises on financial strategies and initiatives that help in support of organizational preparedness and fiscal continuity across KE.

Before joining ASU, Ofori served as the executive director for financial planning and operations at the Steinhardt School at New York University, where he had full oversight of financial planning and operations. Prior to that, he was the director for budget and analysis for NYU Global Programs. In this role, he oversaw the budget and reporting function for 11 internationally located NYU global sites, where he created robust ongoing review, reporting and budgeting tools and processes.

Ofori received both a BS in operations and information systems management and an MBA from The Pennsylvania State University.