Benjamin is a Chartered Accountant and a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA). He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants – Ghana (ICAG), Advanced Commonwealth Thematic Fellow in Internal Audit & Risk Management (Ontario, Canada), member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and the Institute of Public Administration of Canada.
He holds a Master’s Degree (MSc) from the London South Bank University (UK), Post Chartered Diploma in Forensic Audit from the ICAG, accreditation in Quality Assessment/ Validation from the IIA and certification in Results-Based Monitoring and Evaluation from the Uganda Management Institute. He has received training in Project Management (Montreal - Canada) and Risk Management, including the application of the 'Bow Tie' method to assessing and managing risk (Alberta - Canada).
Ben has several years’ experience in auditing, finance, and project management – including managing donor funded projects.
He has been involved in designing new and improved financial management procedures for private and public sector organizations, conducted audit and review assignments as well as due diligence audits. He has facilitated workshops to many public institutions in governance, risk management, internal control and fraud. He has also provided hands-on training support for staff of Internal Audit Units as well as facilitated integrated risk management workshops to heads and senior managers in the public sector of Ghana and Botswana.
He currently serves on the Audit Committee (AC) of 10 public institutions.