(Delano, Minnesota, September 21, 2020) The U.S. Board of Directors of the Buchanan Port Concession is pleased to announce the hiring of their first two local hires in the Republic of Liberia.
After considerable delays due to COVID-19, Mr. Buster P. Younis was carefully selected as Executive Director. Mr. Younis joined our team following service in the Liberian National Port Authority, where he was a member of the Board of Directors. Previously, he served in senior management in the United States while working for major international companies like IKEA and Amazon.

Additionally, Mr. Alfred Cheeks has been selected as the Director of Human Resources for the Concession. Mr. Cheeks has more than 20 years of professional and dedicated service in the Human Resources field in Liberia and is a welcome addition to the team. Upon finalization of the Concession, more than 500 local employees will be needed to actualize the investment plan.