ICGFM Board of Directors - Biography
Samuel Pimpong, Individual Member, Ghana
Samuel Pimpong is a Lecturer in Public Sector Accounting at the University of Professional Studies, Accra. He has completed his PhD programme in Public Financial Management. Samuel holds a Chartered Diploma in Public Financial Management and an MBA from Heriot Watt University, Scotland. Samuel also holds an MPhil and Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, and an Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting (CIMA) from the Financial Training Company, London. Samuel’s main areas of expertise include Public Financial Management, Public Policy Analysis and Comparative Politics.
Prior to joining academia, Samuel worked as a researcher with the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) in Ghana. He was part of the research team that conducted surveys on Poverty Alleviation and Corruption on behalf of the World Bank in 2000.
Samuel worked with the University of Essex, Colchester, UK (Part-Time) as a Researcher, conducting research over a period of three (3) years on a research titled ‘Living in Newham Survey’. He has also worked with the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), a public policy Institute on major projects including the Petroleum and Accountability Index Report (P-TRAC).