Edward Asare-Quansah is a Senior Manager with MNP Forensics and Litigation Support Services practice and has specialized in forensic and investigative accounting for the past 12 years. Edward has worked on large complex forensic accounting engagements for multinational accounting firms and has experience as an investigative accountant with the Alberta Securities Commission where he worked on engagements involving misrepresentations, fraud and review of public company’s disclosures regarding internal control over financial reporting and disclosure controls and procedures. Edward has testified on the subject of forensic accounting before an administrative panel with the Alberta Securities Commission and has participated in pre-trial mediation.
Edward also has been an instructor at the University of Toronto, McMaster University, University of Lethbridge and Mount Royal University teaching courses on Understanding Financial Statements, Intermediate Accounting and Financial Accounting Fundamentals. He has also provided fraud awareness training both externally and internally. Edward graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Commerce in 2002. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA) in 2004 and received a Diploma in Investigative and Forensic Accounting (DIFA) in 2008. In 2016, Edward earned the designations of Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF), designed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), designated by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Edward is also currently enrolled in the Master of Forensics Accounting at the University of Toronto.