Ebrima Sawaneh, FCCA is a Gambian chartered accountant, banker, and blogger.
He is passionate about personal development and education.
Ebrima is the Founder of Business-in-Gambia, an educational blog where he teaches young Africans about small business and personal finance management. He is also the president of Next Generation Foundation that provides educational support and training to young people in the Gambia.
Ebrima’s expertise lies in finance, accounting, and banking. He taught these subjects at the Management Development Institute and Nusrat Management & Accountancy Training Centre for over 5 years. He also lectures Corporate Governance to MBA students on part-time.
He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). He holds BSc Applied Accounting (Hons) Oxford Brookes University and MBA Finance Heriot-Watt University.
His other professional qualifications include Certified Accounting Technician, Certified Islamic Finance Executive (CIFE) and ISO27001 implementer. He learned most of these courses through self-studies.
Ebrima also loves community services, outdoor activities, and farming.