1. Bachelor of Commerce (First class)
2. Master of Philosophy (Finance)
3. Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICA) (Overall best student)
4. Ghana Securities Industry Certification (GSIC)
5. Chartered Institute of Bankers Ghana (CIB)
6. Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
7. Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Isaac Kweku Maison is a distinguished finance and risk management professional known for exceptional academic achievements, expertise in auditing, investigations, and fraud management. He excelled in Business studies at Sammo Senior High School and earned a Bachelor of Commerce (B.COM) degree from the University of Cape Coast with first-class honors. Isaac’s pursuit of excellence continued with a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Finance & Investment from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, where he graduated with a remarkable Cumulative Weighted Average (CWA) of 82.
Isaac’s academic prowess translated to his professional journey. He achieved multiple distinctions in professional exams, becoming Overall Best Student at The Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana. He earned Chartered Banker and Ghana Securities Industry Certification (GSIC) distinctions within six months, showcasing his expertise. In 2019, he obtained Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA UK) qualifications on the first attempt, gaining ACMA and CGMA designations. Isaac’s expertise expanded as he became a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) through ISACA.
With eight years at United Bank for Africa (UBA), Isaac’s role as Lead Auditor in Investigations and Fraud Management improved risk management and internal controls, earning him the Best Staff in Risk Management award twice. His leadership at Deon and Noed International showcased his skills in audit and assurance. Isaac’s commitment to education and society was evident as a Teaching Assistant, running a professional academy, and serving as Board Treasurer for Youth Rise International (YoRI), an NGO combating poverty, climate injustice, human trafficking, and forced labor.
Isaac Maison’s legacy is one of academic brilliance, extensive expertise, and unwavering dedication to excellence. His journey inspires finance professionals, highlighting the power of commitment, passion, and pursuit of knowledge. As he continues impacting the finance world, Isaac’s story underscores how resolute goals can create enduring industry change.