The Team at DT Associates The Gambia


The Team 

Over the years we have built a strong team with a broad industry experience. Between our Professional staff, we have gathered vast experience in Audit, Tax and Advisory servcies at both local and international level. At the Corporate level, the firm has gathered over 40 years in providing services to clients in various industries. 

 

Staff Qualifications

  • 6 Fellow Members of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • 5 Members of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • 2 Affiliate Members of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • 5 Post Graduate Qualifications (Msc, MBA, etc)
  • 5 Under Graduate Qualifications (Bsc, BA, etc)
  • 1 Post Graduate Diploma
  • 13 Accounting Technicians (AAT, CAT, etc)

 

Meet the Management Team 
 
Aji Penda Sankareh - Managing Partner - FCCA, Msc Management & Consultancy
 
Mrs. Aji Penda Sankareh is the Managing Partner of the firm with more than Eighteen (18) years in the firm.  Aji headed the Advisory Unit as Senior Manager prior to becoming a Partner in the firm. Her experience extends from Audit to Due Diligence, Corporate Advisory, Valuations, Feasibility Studies, Business Plans, Preparation of Manuals, Internal Audit reviews and other financial management services.  As the Managing Partner, Aji oversees the implementation of all the assignments carried out by the firm, and reviews all audit files/reports, attending executive level meetings with clients, quality control and providing the needed leadership, support and advice to the rest of the team.

Aji is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA) and also has Msc in Audit and Managment Consultancy.

 
Omar Jallow - Audit Senior Manager - FCCA, BA Economics
Omar is an Audit senior manager responsible for supervising all audit assignments including reviewing of the audit reports and quality control. He is also the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Risk leader in the firm. He actively participates in all IFRS assignments and conducting risk assessment on clients.He has acquired a great deal of experience in Public Enterprise audits, Projects, and Private Sector Clients.  As a Senior Manager, he reviews all audit reports prior to submission to the partners for final review. He also conducts the Firm’s internal Engagement Quality Control Review (EQCR) after audit engagements.
 
Omar has attended the Firm’s regional facilitator training programme in Nigeria and carries out facilitation on the Firm’s methodology at the local level.  He also facilitated at a training conducted by WAIFEM on Auditing Public Debt Management.

Omar is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA) and also hold BSc in Economics.

Mam Kumba Touray - Audit Senior Manager, ACCA

Mam Kumba is also an Audit Senior Manager and has been in the firm for more than Ten (10) years. She is one of the most experienced auditors of the firm. She manages and coordinates audit assignments, prepares audit reports and is the Engagement Quality Control Reviewer for most of the audit engagements led by the other Managers.

She also carries out appraisal of clients’ control systems and where necessary recommending improvements to clients’ management, etc. Mam Kumba was seconded to Akintola Williamns Deloitte Nigeria for 3 months to work on audit assignments for various institutions in Nigeria.

 

She has attended the firm’s regional training programmes in Nigeria and Ghana and  also attended a Practical training in Accountancy including Payroll, Spreadsheets and Management accounting in UK. 

Mam Kumba is a qualified member of the ACCA. She’s recently been recognised as the ‘Employee of the year’ of the Firm as a result of her continuous hard work and leadership skills.

 

 
Modika Bah - Audit Manager - FCCA, MBA, Bsc

Modika has been with the firm for more than six (6) years and has prior audit experience with KPMG (2 years).  He took part in the audit of the Central Bank and demonstrated strong ability to work under pressure and to face challenging and complex clients. Modika is a team player and interacts well with clients, staff and management.  He has demonstrated desire for the profession and remains hard working and focused.

Modika also partakes during the Firm’s audit process trainings to ensure sufficient knowledge transfer of Deloitte tools, methodologies, policies and practices to other staff members. He also facilitated at a training conducted by WAIFEM on Auditing Public Debt Management.

In addition to being FCCA (Fellow member of the Chartered Certified Accountants), Modika has MBA Finance and BSc in Applied Accounting.

 
Ramatoulie Jallow - Audit Manager - ACCA
Ramatoulie is an audit manager within the firm and is working as a team member in major audit engagements. She demonstrates strong ability to work under pressure and to face challenging and complex clients.she has worked with various clients in the Banking sector and public sector. She is a team player and interacts well with clients.

Ramtoulie is an Affiliate member of ACCA.

 
Mariama Camara Cham - Senior Manager / Head of HR and Admin - ICSA
Mariama is the Senior Manager practice management and head of Human Resources  and Admin of the Firm. She has been with the firm for more than thirteen (13) years. Mariama is responsbile for all HR and administration issues including conducting performance reviews, work scheduling with the functional heads, etc. She also leads all recruitment processes on behalf of clients, conducting salary surveys and acts as the Marketing and Communications Manager in the absence of the Clients & Markets staff.
 

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DT Associates - The Gambia

Address: 1 Paradise Beach Place

Bertil Harding Highway, Kololi

P.O. Box 268 Banjul

Tel: +220 446 5800

Fax: +220 446 5900

Email: info@dtassociatesgm.com