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Verasak Liengsririwat

Mr. Verasak Liengsririwat is a consultant on governance, risk management, internal control, and audit and oversight issues. He retired from the position of Special Assistant to the Director-General for Management, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria.  His key areas of responsibility then included oversight services, program planning and formulation, budget and finance, human resource management, information and communications technology, facilities management, security and general services, and reform efforts.

Prior to this position, he was a Director at the Office for Internal Oversight Services for the same Agency, where he managed the internal audit, investigation, and evaluation functions of the Agency.

Mr. Liengsririwat has been serving on a number of Audit and Oversight Committees in the United Nations System and in various locations including New York, Rome, Paris, and Geneva.  In accordance with these Committee approved terms of reference, he is to review the effectiveness and efficiency of oversight related activities, including external and internal audits, investigations, inspections, ethics and evaluations as well as financial management and reporting, risk management, accountability and internal control and to provide advice to the Chief Executives and the Governing Bodies of the respective organizations.

Mr. Liengsririwat holds a Master Business Administration Degree in Finance and Investment from the Baruch College, City University of New York, New York, and a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from St. Francis College, Brooklyn, New York, USA.

Thomas Kwesi Quartey

ACBF has been granted the status of a specialized agency because of the potential to transform Africa through capacity development.

H.E. Thomas Kwesi Quartey, Deputy Chairperson, AU Commission
Erastus Mwencha

The recognition of ACBF as the African Union’s Specialized Agency for Capacity Development launches the beginning of a new era for capacity building by ACBF, which will require an appropriate level of political commitment and financial support from all stakeholders.

H.E. Erastus Mwencha, Chair, ACBF Executive Board
Lamin Momodou

The remarkable achievements ACBF has registered over the past 26 years is not by accident in our opinion. They have come through hard work, dedication, commitment, purposeful leadership, support from the member countries as well as productive partnership building.

Mr. Lamin Momodou MANNEH, Director, UNDP Regional Service Centre for Africa
Goodall Gondwe

Africa needs ACBF as much, probably more now, than at the time it was created in 1991.

Hon. Goodall Gondwe, former Chair of the ACBF Board of Governors and Minister of Finance – Malawi
Ken Ofori Atta

Ghana’s partnership with ACBF is a tremendous blessing for us and therefore the opportunity for Ghana to host the 26th ACBF Board of Governors Meeting is something that we treasure.

Hon Ken Ofori Atta, Chair of the ACBF Board of Governors and Minister of Finance - Ghana