Abdallah Ali-Nakyea

Abdallah Ali-Nakyea is the Managing Consultant of WTS Nakyea & Adebiyi Consult, 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 also an Adjunct Lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), where he lectures in Taxation, Economics, Public Finance and Accounting..

Abdallah has over nineteen (19) years working experience in Taxation, Financial Management Reviews & Investigations, and Finance. He was an Assistant Tax Manager in Coopers & Lybrand (now pwc) 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/International 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). Abdallah was a Senior Partner of A. B. Business Consultancy, a tax consultancy firm in Accra. He was the Chief Consultant of Nakyea Consult, a firm of Tax & Corporate Advisory Services Consultants which is now WTS Nakyea & Adebiyi Consult. He was also a Consultant to the Ministry of Finance in Liberia, advising the Deputy Minister of Revenue on Tax Policy and related issues..

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) and was a Council Member of the Institute. He is also a Fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Economists (FCCE) as well as a Certified Economic Policy Analysts (CEPA), all of American Academy of Financial Management (AAFM). He is a Fellow of the Institute of Certified Book-Keepers, UK; a Fellow of the Institute of Internal Auditors (FIIA) and he is also a Master Tax Practitioner, South Africa - MTP (SA) of The South African Institute of Tax Practitioners. He is also a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (Ghana). .

Abdallah, a native of Guo in the Lawra-Nandom District of the Upper West Region, was born in Sunyani on 1st June, 1966. He was educated at Tamale Secondary School (TAMASCO), Tamale (1978-1983), Sunyani Technical School, Sunyani (1984-1985), Kumasi Polytechnic, Kumasi (1985-1987 and 1989-1991), and University of Ghana, Legon (1991-1994; 1998-2000 and 2004-2006).

Abdallah is 45 years old and married to Aiesha, with three children – Abdul-Malik, Maryam and Sekina. - See more at: http://www.ogecops.com/old/profile1.php#sthash.9bZefhK4.dpuf