Abdallah Ali-Nakyea

Board Member

Abdallah Ali-Nakyea is a Director of WTS Ghana, a firm of Tax Attorneys & Solicitors in Accra. He is a Part-Time Lecturer in the Law of Taxation as well as Legal Accountancy at the Ghana School of Law. He is a Part-Time Lecturer in Law of Taxation at the Faculty of Law, University of Ghana, Legon. He is also an Adjunct Lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), where he lectures in the Law of Taxation, Advanced Taxation Practice, Economics, Public Finance and Accounting.

Abdallah’s expertise is in taxation, corporate advisory, financial management reviews and investigations. Abdallah has over twenty (20) years working experience in Taxation, Financial Management Reviews & Investigations, and Finance. He was an Assistant Tax Manager in Coopers & Lybrand (PricewaterhouseCoopers) where he handled financial management reviews & investigations, the tax affairs of the Firm’s clients as well as being a Resource Person on Taxation on courses and seminars organized by the Management Consultancy Unit of the Firm. Abdallah was also a Senior Tax Consultant with the Tax & Corporate Advisory Services Department of KPMG. He has also worked as the Group Chief Accountant of BCM Ghana Limited, managing the accounting system, tax affairs and finances of the company’s operations in Mali, Tanzania and Guinea. In Tanzania, Abdallah had dealings with the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA). He also worked as the Tax Policy Advisor to the Deputy Minister for Revenue at the Ministry of Finance in Monrovia, Liberia. Abdallah was a Senior Partner of A. B. Business Consultancy, a tax consultancy firm in Accra. He was also the Chief Consultant of Nakyea Consult, a firm of Tax & Corporate Advisory Services Consultants.

Abdallah also lectured in Taxation subjects at the HENT Financial Training Centre for students of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Ghana) and the Chartered Institute of Taxation (Ghana) and he was an Examiner in Economics and Taxation for the Chartered Institute of Taxation (Ghana).

Abdallah holds a Master of Philosophy Degree in Economics, a B.A. (Hons) Degree in Economics with Philosophy, as well as a Post-First Degree Bachelor of Law (LLB), all from the University of Ghana, Legon. He is also a Barrister at Law and a Member of the Ghana Bar Association. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (Ghana). He is also a Fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Economists (FCCE) and a Certified Economic Policy Analysts (CEPA). Abdallah is a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (Ghana) (MIIA) and a Certified Forensic Investigation Professional (CFIP). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Book-Keepers in UK (FICB) and he is also a Master Tax Practitioner, South Africa – (MTP (SA)). He is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Ghana) (CA) and Fellow, Certified Financial Accountant (FCFA), Pakistan. He also possesses a Diploma in Business Studies (Accounting Option).

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