Mr Anthony K Sarpong has been appointed as the Senior Lover of KPMG in Ghana, with more jurisdiction around the firm’s business in Sierra Leone, Liberia and The Gambia.
Mr Sarpong’s appointment requires effect from 1 October 2019. He succeeds Nii Amanor Dodoo who retires from the firm on 30 September 2019 soon after 6 a long time at the helm and forty (40) a long time of impactful company to KPMG.
In his new part, Mr Sarpong will get the reins of the major qualified providers organization in Ghana and will guide a workforce of about 400 experienced professionals performing in the firm’s audit, tax and advisory businesses.
Mr Sarpong is currently a Lover and Head of Audit in KPMG. He doubles as the sector direct for KPMG’s Fiscal Solutions line of small business and is also the Danger Administration Lover.
Mr Sarpong is a Chartered Accountant with above 21 many years of practical experience in audit and advisory expert services across a quantity of sectors which includes Fiscal Companies Customer and Industrial Marketplaces (CIM) and Telecom, Media and Technology. He prospects some of the firm’s premier and intricate cross-purposeful engagements.
He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICAG) Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and Ghana Association of Restructuring and Insolvency Advisors (GARIA). He is also a member of the University of Ghana Business School’s Advisory Board, Vice President of STOBA, Chairman of Mary Mother of Good Counsel Catholic Parish (MMGCCP) Education Endowment Fund and the Ag. Chairman of ENACTUS, Ghana.
Mr Sarpong holds a Learn of Science (MSc) in Fiscal Risk Management from London Metropolitan University, Uk Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from the College of Manchester, Uk and a To start with Course Honours in Organization Administration (Accounting choice) from the University of Ghana. In addition, he holds a experienced certificate in Taxation from the Chartered Institute of Taxation, Ghana and a certificate in financial investment and securities from the Ghana Inventory Trade.
Mr Sarpong is an affable and a resolution-targeted individual. He thinks in management and empowerment as a signifies to detect, acquire and unleash the opportunity of persons. He joined KPMG as a trainee accountant in 1997 and rose via the ranks to be admitted into partnership of the firm in 2006.
Nii Amanor Dodoo explained Anthony as “an astute and trustworthy leader, a qualified who will deliver the continued impetus for KPMG to remain the clear preference, make our consumers see the variation in us develop and practice our persons to go on remaining incredible and keep the stages of have faith in that our communities are worthy of to have in us. He has the breadth and depth of tested practical experience, top huge teams to deliver on complex tasks, and the competencies and expertise to manual the organization as we function shoulder to shoulder with our consumers. The Companions and staff of KPMG have just about every self confidence in him to choose the company to the next expected amount.”
Commenting on his appointment, Mr Sarpong compensated tribute to Nii Amanor for leading the advancement and resurgence of KPMG for the duration of his tenure as the Senior Husband or wife. He more acknowledged the fantastic heights to which the existing leadership has lifted the organization. His priorities will be to maintain the great legacy of the firm and build a reputable business anchored on community have faith in, progress, persons and leadership development, sector aim and provider excellence, innovation, operational performance and inclusiveness.
KPMG has been operating in Ghana due to the fact 1929, furnishing multidisciplinary expert companies that spans field sectors and national boundaries to each area and global organisations. KPMG serves a vast assortment of clients from globally detailed companies to domestic entities as a result of to household-owned companies. The business serves Ghana’s multi-faceted financial state including the Economic Companies Shopper Markets Producing Know-how, Media and Telecommunications Electrical power and Normal Sources and Infrastructure, Governance and Health care sectors.
KPMG is a world community of qualified firms offering audit, tax and advisory companies with more than 207,050 men and women in far more than 700 towns in 153 countries all over the world.
KPMG in Ghana is a partnership founded beneath Ghanaian law, a member organization of the KPMG community of independent member corporations affiliated with KPMG Intercontinental Cooperative (“KPMG International”), a Swiss entity.