Elsie Bunyan is a Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in audit, financial management, project management and procurement. She has audited many donor funded projects. She has been working in the development field since 1999.
She worked at Coopers and Lybrand as an Auditor where she conducted statutory and other audits for various clients in the Public and Private sectors. She also worked as a Project Accountant for the Danida Sponsored Project of the Community Water and Sanitation Agency. Her key responsibilities included financial management, salary administration and contract management. Thereafter she worked as an Internal Auditor of Actionaid Ghana, an International NGO that supports the basic needs and rights of the poor and their access to services in order to eradicate poverty and injustice in society. She audited donor funded projects of Danida, DFID, EU, CEF and Comic Relief. She conducted special audit investigations and assignments in Actionaid Country Programs. She was the Internal Auditor of the Millennium Development Authority, where she performed audits of the various projects. She is currently the Director of Audit for the Export Development and Agricultural Investment Fund.
Elsie holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences from the University of Science and Technology. She also holds an Executive Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Ghana. She is an Examiner in Auditing for the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana. She is a Board member of Actionaid, Ghana and a Council member of the Institute of Internal Auditors, Ghana. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant’s Ghana.
She is married and blessed with three children