Michael Yawson

Michael Assibu Yawson is an Operations person with more than 10 years of working experience within the microfinance industry. Mr. Assibu has an MSc in Accounting and Finance from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST, 2018), an Accounting Degree from Methodist University College (2010), and an HND from Accra Polytechnic (2006).

He worked as the Administrator and Operations Team Member and worked as the Accountant of ASA Ghana from September 2007 exactly a year after school to January 2013. Before Joining ASA Ghana he worked in Ghana Revenue Authority (VAT Services, National Service) and the accounting department of different organizations. He was the first and pioneer Ghanaian staff of ASA Ghana now ASA Savings and Loans Company Limited (ASA S&L).

Michael helped establish the company with 54 branches and over GHS 40 million in Loan Portfolio, GHS 14 million in Deposits, and over 75, 000 borrowers across 4 regions of Ghana. He has helped established about 4 different microfinance companies with a total loan portfolio of about GHS 10 million, GHS 5 million in Deposits and 10,000 borrowers. Business Projections and Development, Management Reports, Microfinance Implementation, Supervision of Operational level staff – Branch Managers & Credit Officers (Loan Officers), report writing and analytical abilities forms his major skills and abilities and he is also a team player, hard worker and a good communicator.