Cassiel Ato Forson

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Cassiel Ato Forson

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Cassiel Ato Forson is a Ghanaian politician and member of the Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana representing the Ajumako-Enyan-Esiam Constituency on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress.

He was born on August 5, 1978, in Ajumako Bisease, Central Region of Ghana.

He obtained a B.S.C in Accounting from South Bank University, London U.K, a Ph.D. in Business and Management(finance option) in September 2020 from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana, Master of Science in Taxation from the University of Oxford, UK and another Master of Science degree in Economics from KNUST.

Dr. Forson is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana, and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.

Cassiel Ato Forson became a member of the Parliament of Ghana and served as the deputy minister for Finance in 2013. He serves as a member of Ghana’s Economic Management Team as deputy minister.

He also served on several boards including the Bank of Ghana and Ghana Cocoa Board. He was also Ghana’s Alternate Governor at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank.