Nelson Cudjoe Kuagbedzi is the Head of Finance and Accounts at UMB Capital Ltd and also oversees the Finance and Accounting functions of the affiliated companies. Before joining UMB Capital, Nelson worked with Jins Savings and Loans as Head of Finance and Investment and SIC Brokerage as an Investment Analyst and Business Development Officer in charge of the Francophone Capital Markets (BRVM and BVMAC). He also worked with Resitech Ghana Limited as a Finance officer.
Nelson is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Tax Practitioner. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG) and the Chartered Institute of Taxation Ghana (CITG). He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the Mouloud Mammeri University in Algeria and an MPhil in Corporate Finance from the same University.
He also has an MBA in Financial Management from the Ecole Supérieure de Gestion (MBA ESG) in Paris, France. He has an Executive Certificate in Pensions Management from the African University College of Communication Studies (AUCC) in Accra as well as the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Securities industry Certificate.
Nelson is also a Teacher by Profession and holds a Diploma in Education from the University of Cape Coast. He taught at GES for 3 years.
Nelson is trained and certificated in Leadership, Performance, and Organizational Management. He was the former President of the Teacher Trainee’s Association of Ghana-Volta Sector, the Former President of NUGS-Algeria, and also the Former President of the Pan African Student Movement in Tizi-Ouzo-Algeria.