Carl Nelson - Chief Operating Officer

Carl Nelson has had a wide experience in management both internationally and locally. He has consulted extensively in finance, risk, operational efficiency and effectiveness, and internal control.

From 2004 to 2013 he was with AngloGoldAshanti in the Gold house office in Accra where he undertook Sarbanes Oxley compliance reviews and carried out consultancy and audit assignments in Guinea, Ghana, Mali, Senegal and South Africa. He was in charge of the Audit Function at the Obuasi Mine From 2002 to 2004 providing leadership and coordinating the audit activities for the mine with over 6000 employees. Prior to this he trained as an Accountant with the then Coopers and Lybrand now PricewaterhouseCoopers for six years. He obtained considerable experience in various areas of practice and supervised the audit of clients such as Enterprise Insurance Company, Electricity Company of Ghana, Ghana Telecom and Unilever Ghana.. He also worked as Finance Manager in charge of the finance and administration function for a packaging company in the Brewery Industry.

 

Carl holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Manchester and is also a Chartered Accountant with ICA(Gh).

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