Mrs. Yvette Boakye
Head, Finance & Administration
Mrs Yvette Boakye joined the KITE team in September 2007 as the Senior Finance and Administrative Officer and has since transitioned to her current position as the Head of Finance and Administration.
Prior to joining KITE, Mrs Yvette Boakye had gained a wide range of accounting and finance experience by working with companies such as Cedar Point Company Ltd, Asante Wiredu and Associates (Chartered Accountants), Precious Metals Refinery and Schneider Electric Ghana Ltd, in her capacity as Auditor, Accountant and Finance & Administrative Officer. With over 15 years of working experience, her areas of expertise are Financial Management and Reporting, Auditing, Establishing and Implementation of Accounting Policies and Internal Control Procedures, Human Resource Management and General Office Administration.
As the Head of Finance and Administration, Mrs Boakye oversees all areas of finance and administration in KITE including program and organisational budgeting, cash and treasury management, developing, reviewing and maintaining organisation’s policies and procedures, and ensuring compliance with statutory authorities. She also provides strategic financial information and analysis for decision making by management and advises management on all financial and accounting issues. She prepares all the organisation’s financial statements as well as specialised financial reports required by donors. Mrs Boakye also serves as the focal point for human resource management and general administration, as well as liaising with auditors, bankers and all other third party engagements of KITE.
Mrs Yvette Boakye qualified as a Chartered Accountant in May 2007. She is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant Ghana (IGAG) and the Association of Women Accountants Ghana (AWAG).