Markus Kennedy Katey (Aklie) also known as Nene Katey Aklie is a Peak Performance advocate and Founder/Chief Evangelist at the Center for Self Development— an Accra based organization dedicated to Peak Performance research, training and coaching. He believes that the problem with the so called developing countries like his beloved Ghana has to do with low Performance in individuals and organizations. As a Christian Pan-Africanist, he proposes that the hope for the seemingly elusive economic emancipation of Africa rest in Performance.
Heading the CSD® research team, he has helped developed many materials including the SPiD-UP® book series and the Uptimology® Training and Certification program as well as Unleash Africa (a series of media programs). He continues to work tireless driven by a passion to improve people speaking at events and writing on the subject.
Whiles his background is in Marketing and Information Technology, he has a strong interest in Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuro-Lingusitic Programming. His hobbies include thinking, Martial Arts, Technology and Music. He is a Christian of the liberal kind who believes that religion and culture must continue to evolve in order to stay relevant whiles ensuring people improvement both on the material and spiritual level.