Meet Solomon Etornam Asuhene, The Youngest Chartered Accountant in Ghana
Solomon Etornam Asuhene

Solomon Etornam Asuhene a 300 level Business Administration student at the University of Ghana Business School has become the youngest Chartered Accountant in Ghana at age 19.

Solomon became the youngest Chartered Accountant in Ghana at the age of 19 during the 32nd Graduation and induction ceremony of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG), which was held recently.

He joined ICAG, the body saddled with the responsibilities of overseeing Professional Accountancy in Ghana, as a student in 2017 when he was in 100 level at the University of Ghana. Solomon wrote 3 papers out of 4 at his first sitting. He deferred his paper in Commercial Law for the next sitting.

He wrote 7 papers in the part 2 which include the deferred paper from the previous sitting. He passed all papers with a record of a 7/7 pass. In his first attempt at part 3, he passed 2 out of 4 papers, he passed the remaining two at his next attempt.

Solomon completed all 14 papers for the professional course within a track time of 2 years. He is currently majoring in Insurance under the Department of Finance in the Business School. He is also the Organizing Secretary of the UGBS students’ council, the Business House Junior Common Room (BHJCR).

In his current office, he contributed tremendously to the Organizing of the 40th Management Week Celebration together with the executives of the 2018/19 BHJCR administration as chairman of the UGBS students Council Central Planning Committee.