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Mr. Medard Kavalo, ACPA
Partner Audit

EDUCATION PROFILE

  • Undertook Accountancy Diploma Studies at Dar es Salaam School of Accountancy in Dar es Salaam from 1976 to 1978 and was awarded a National Accountancy Diploma.
  • Undertook Advanced Accountancy Diploma Course at Nyegezi Social Training Centre in Mwanza from 1981 to 1982 and was awarded an Advanced Diploma in Accountancy.
  • Attended Certified Public Accountant (T) – CPA I & CPA II Course at National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA) Training Centre in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania from 1984 to 1985 and was recognized as a Certified Public Accountant. Registered as a Certified Public Accountant in Public Practice in 1997 with registration number ACPA 377.
  • Attended Management Skills Course conducted by KPMG Management Solutions in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in 1998.

 

CAREER PROFILE

· Worked at the Ministry of Works and then Ministry of Communications and Works, Accounts Section from 1978 to 1987, rising from a rank of Accountant III to Accountant II.

· Worked as an Auditor at Tanzania Audit Corporation from 1987 to 2003, rising from a rank of State Auditor (Audit Senior) to Chief Auditor.

Work done:

(a) State Auditor

-Responsible for leading audit teams and drafting reports

-Execution of audit programmes

-Verification and vouching

(b) Audit Supervisor

-Responsible for leading audit teams for major clients

-Verification and drafting reports

(c) Chief Auditor

 -Head of Audit Department for about 20 – 30 clients

-Planning, review and controlling audits

The Corporation was then privatized and known as TAC Associates – Certified Public Accountants.

Became a Partner of TAC Associates from 2003 to date.

-Head of one Audit Department at Head Office in Dar es Salaam and Zonal Audit Office in Arusha.

-Responsible for preparation of audit plans, providing technical assistance to the audit teams.

-Acting as liaison officer between clients and our Firm.

 

OTHERS

 

- Married with four children

- Plays football as an amateur