Dr. Francis Boi Timo
Tax Specialist, Scancom Ghana Limited (“MTN Ghana”)
Francis Boi Timo has over 12 years’ experience in taxation and assurance. He is a transfer pricing expert. He has worked for Unilever Ghana Ltd as the Manager in charge of Taxation and Guinness Ghana Breweries Ltd as the Senior Tax Manager as well as the Senior Tax Specialist for Telecom giant MTN Ghana. He was involved in various projects including tax due diligence, advising on taxpayer remedies and resolution of disputes with revenue authorities, training, providing general advice on market access, investment strategies and assessing investment incentives.
Francis holds a post-graduate Advanced Diploma in Transfer Pricing from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California, USA. He is a member of the South African Institute of Tax Professionals (SAIT). He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants-Ghana (ICAG) and a Chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation-Ghana (CITG).
He also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology -KNUST [First Class Honours] and a Master’s Degree in Finance from Central University.
He also holds an Associate Degree in Legal Studies from the Institute of Commercial Management –UK and is currently a final year student at the GIMPA Law School. He is a product of Sunyani Technical University with a Higher National Diploma in Accountancy. He teaches International taxation and Advanced Taxation at Tax Academy and Tema Accountancy Centre.