Major Daniel Ablorh-Quarcoo (Rtd) is a management accountant and serves on the council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ghana. From 2006 to 2009, he served as the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) of Ghana. He assisted five other African countries in establishing the African Tax Administration Forum and helped to prepare the IRS for the commercial production of oil by setting up the Petroleum Unit.
Prior to joining the IRS, he served for 10 years 1994 – 2004 as Director of Finance for the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), building on 6 previous years’ experience as Management Accountant with the same Company. He also served for 11 years as a Paymaster with the Ghana Armed Forces.
He has a degree from the University of Ghana Business School, and currently manages his own Cocoa processing Company; Allied Cocoa Products Ltd. Major Ablorh-Quarcoo (Rtd.) is the Chairman of Public Interest & Accountability Committee (PIAC) and also chairs the Technical Sub-Committee of PIAC.
As the chief spokesperson, he has represented the Committee at various workshops, seminars and conferences countrywide including a conference in Tanzania, in Rwanda and a meeting with the World Bank in Washington DC.