Dickson E. Wasake, FCCA

Director, Elgin


With over 20 years of public accounting experience, Dickson joined PKF Mueller in 2023 as an Audit Director, having previously been a Director in a Big 4 firm and a Partner in a Top 10 firm. He specializes in providing high-level assurance and advisory services, notably in financial services. Dickson’s experience includes countrywide quality assurance, risk management, internal audit, and corporate governance. He is also proficient in IFRS and UK FRS102 accounting standards as well as working knowledge of US GAAP/GAAS. He has worked with several large and complex listed Groups, including PCAOB/SEC clients.

Dickson has international experience from more than four countries and has served clients in the financial services, blockchain/crypto, public sector, agriculture, insurance, manufacturing, and real estate industries.

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial Services
  • Private Equity & Investment
  • Financial Due Diligence
  • Research & Thought Leadership
  • Quality Assurance & Risk Management
  • Crypto/Blockchain
  • Internal Audit & Fraud Investigations
  • Business Development & Digital Strategy

Education & Certifications

  • BCom, Accounting, Makerere University
  • UK Chartered Accountant, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) (CPA equivalent)
  • Global strategy, People Management & Marketing (University of Chicago Booth, School of Business)
  • Understanding financial markets (Yale University)
  • Project Management (University of California, Irvine)
  • Fintech: foundations, regulations, AI (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Cryptocurrency and blockchain (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Forensic accounting and fraud examination (West Virginia University)

Professional & Civic Organizations

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), UK