Finance Division


The finance division exists as a support unit of the institute. Its core mandate is to provide financial management /reporting to the Institute and all other Stakeholders and safeguard the assets of the Institute.
The objectives of the Finance Division are to provide accurate periodic financial reports in the approved formats to management, management board, CSIR, central government, donors and all other users of our financial information; and to advice management on financial issues and to ensure that there are efficient and effective controls in place.
The Division has a staff strength of 13 made up as follows:

Name Rank
Mr. Isaac Donkoh Senior Accountant /HOD
Mr. Isaac Boahen Accountant
Mr. Samuel Atusong Accountant 
Mrs. Gifty Waife-Mensah Tenkorang Accountant
Mrs. Georgina Boateng Yeboah Chief Accounting Assistant
Mrs. Wendy O. Amankwah Chief Accounting Assistant
Mr. Kwabena Achina Owusu Principal Accounting Assistant
Mr. Michael Amofa Senior Accounting Assistant
Ms. Afua Twumasiwah Adjei Accounting Assistant
Mr. Gideon Abban Accounting Assistant
Mr. Daniel Owusu Acheampong Procurement Assistant
Mr. Vincent Boakye Accounting Assistant
Mr. Joseph Ofori Atta Senior Accounts Clerk

About us

Forestry Research Institute of Ghana is one of the 13 institutes of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). It is located at Fumesua near Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. It started as a research unit within the Forestry Department in 1962. It was fully established as a research institute and named FOREST PRODUCTS RESEARCH INSTITUTE (FPRI) under the then Ghana Academy of Sciences in 1964 and in 1968 placed under the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

Contact us

The Director
Forestry Research Institute of Ghana, P. O. Box UP 63 KNUST
Kumasi, Ghana

Tel :+233-(0)3220-60123/60373
Fax :+233-(0)3220-60121
Email : [email protected]