CPA ALEXANDER N. CHONJO (FCPA – PP 840)

CPA ALEXANDER N. CHONJO (FCPA – PP 840)
Mr. A. N. Chonjo is the founder of the firm, holds C.P.A (T) Certificate, and is registered by the National Board of Accountants and Auditors (Tanzania) as a Fellow Certified Public Accountant in public practice, a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA Global) and Associate member of Tanzania Association of Accountants (ATAA).
Mr. Chonjo has a carrier in Accountancy and Auditing that spans over thirty (30) years having worked for Ernst and young as Senior Auditor for ten (10) years as Chief Accountant for nine (9) years with Ker and Downey Safaris Limited a subsidiary company of Friedkin Adventure Inc. of Houston Texas USA, Massawe and company Authorized Accountants and Auditors, Arusha as Senior Auditor/Accountant for three (3) years. Worked for Tanzania seed co. Limited headquarters Arusha for six(6) years as Accountant grade one, worked for Pannell Bellhouse  Mwangi & Company Chartered Accountants Arusha as audit and Accounting Assistant for four (4)years. While with Ernst and Young Mr. Chonjo was a Senior Auditor in charge of planning, execution of  audits in areas of high risk, supervision of audit team, conclusion of  audits and report writing, for medium and large clients, in manufacturing, hospitality tourism, Non- government Organizations, construction business and Farming Business. He also had done a big job on performance audit for the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism on forestry and beekeeping department, he was a supervisor for eight (8) districts. Experience gained while working for ELCT- Audit  Division as Auditor General, his duties and responsibilities being overall in  charge of all audits of the church that is audits of twenty two(22) dioceses including over eight (80) institutions like hospitals, colleges schools, hotels and university colleges.
Mr. Chonjo has attended various courses and seminars conducted by Ernst and young Nairobi Kenya, and Harare- Zimbabwe in audit methodologies and audit of financial institutions. Also Mr. Chonjo continue  attending various seminars and workshops conducted by NBAA,and  Institute of Internal Auditors(Tanzania Chapter) in order to comply with regulations for continued professional development (CPD) and keep up to date with changes taking place  in regard to International Accounting Standards(IASs) and International Standards on Auditing (ISAs).