Our Firm

UHY Godwinson (Chartered Accountant) is a growing independent firm of qualified Accountants, Tax Management and Business Advisors operating in Ghana with sizeable, experienced and competent professionals who have carved a niche in the business environment. As part of our culture, we are constantly exposed to current industry trends and new developments in the Regulatory environment and best practice through a well-planned capacity building regime.  We possess recognized academic and professional qualifications.   All these are brought to bear on each and every assignment we engage in. We have built an enviable reputation in the delivery of outstanding professional services to both public and private sector organizations, working to internationally established standards on all assignments.

Our service philosophy is to employ professionalism, innovation, strong leadership, a dedicated and highly motivated workforce, in delivering first class, value for money services to a broad array of clients; cutting across both private and public sectors, profit and not-for-profit entities (local and international). We are still building up a wide range of clients and are carrying out tailor-made consultancy services to the business community. By deliberate policy, the firm retains high partner involvement in the provision of professional services so that all clients can expect a Partner-Led service.

We joined the UHY group of independent firms as Douglas Godwinson World in October, 2013 and immediately re-branded as UHY Godwinson (Chartered Accountant). In the last seven years of its operations,  the  Firm  has  built  an  enviable  reputation  in  the  delivery  of outstanding professional services to its clients.

UHY Godwinson (Chartered Accountant) (the “Firm”) is a member of Urbach Hacker Young International Limited, a UK company, and forms part of the international UHY network of legally independent accounting and consulting firms. UHY is the brand name for the UHY international network. The services described herein are provided by UHY Godwinson (Chartered Accountants) and not by UHY or any other member firm of UHY. Neither UHY nor any member of UHY has any liability for services provided by other members.

Our History

UHY Godwinson (CA), Accra Ghana, was registered in October 2013 with the Registrar General’s Department, Ghana upon being admitted as a member firm of UHY International.  The firm had, meanwhile, since January 2005, been operating as Douglas Godwinson World.  It commenced business with a focus on Tax Advisory, Bookkeeping and Accounting, as well as Accounts Supervision services.  It later added audit and assurance services, personnel recruitment services, personnel outsourcing services and human resource management services to its portfolio of activities.

Managing Partner
The Manager

The Manager

Godwin Azasu is the Managing Partner of UHY Godwinson . He has over 20 years’ experience in his field. His areas of specialization include Audit/Assurance, Tax Planning and Compliance, Bookkeeping and Accounting, as well as Turn-around Services. Godwin is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation Ghana (CITG), and the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers, UK (ICB UK). He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICAG), and the Institute of Internal Auditors, Ghana (IIAG). He is also a fellow of as well as a Master Tax Practitioner (MTP) of the South African Institute of Tax Practitioners (SAITP). He holds an Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) from the University of Ghana, Legon and an LLB degree from Mountcrest University College, Ghana.

Our Staff

Senior Associate - Tax

Snr Associate – Tax

Roy Godwinson holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics & Actuarial Science from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology. He is also a member in good standing of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICAG). Roy is a Tax Senior Associate.

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Head Audit Team

Makafui Azasu holds a B.A. (Hons) Degree in Psychology from the University of Ghana, Legon and a member of the Chartered Institute of Certified Tax Accountants, UK (CICTA, UK.). He is currently pursuing the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK (ACCA) and professional qualifications whilst working as the head of the audit team.

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Member Audit Team

Mark Agbeko holds a Certificate of Excellence in Leadership Training and Development studies and possesses CIEH, UK Level 2, Health & Safety at the Workplace. He is currently pursuing Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) professional qualification and Chartered Fraud Controller certification from the Chartered Institute of Professional Financial Managers, USA. He is a member of the audit team.

Audit

Audit

Ernest Aryee holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy from the University of Ghana, Legon and he is at the final part of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) professional qualification. He is working as a member of the audit department.

Tax

Tax

Agyire-Tettey Mante holds a B.A. (Hons) Degree in Economics from the University of Ghana, Legon and is currently pursuing the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) professional qualification. He is working as a member of the tax department.

Accounts

Accounts

Thomas Quainoo holds an HND certificate in Accountancy from Accra Polytechnic and is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at the University of Professional Studies whilst working as a member of the accounting services team.