Dr. Alexander Asmah
Heritage Christian College Campus. Amasaman behind stadium junction

Alexander Ekow Asmah, Ph.D

Head, Business Information Technology Dept. / Lecturer


  • Ph.D., Information Systems, Univesity of Cape Town, South Africa
  • MPhil., Management Information Systems, University of Ghana, Accra
  • BSc. Business Administration (Accounting), Methodist Univeristy, Ghana

Professional Certification(s)

  • Certified Fraud Examiner (Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
  • Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) (Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
  • Chartered Accountant (The Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG); Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Research Publications

  • Asmah, A. and Atuilik, W.A. (2021), "Alternate remittance systems in Ghana: a trade enabler or an organised fraud", Journal of Money Laundering Control, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/JMLC-09-2021-0099
  • Asmah A., Ofoeda J., Agbozo E. (2021) An Analysis of the Persuasive Technology Design Features that Support Behavioural Change. In: Arai K. (eds) Proceedings of the Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2021, Volume 3. FTC 2021. Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems, vol 360. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-89912-7_56
  • Asmah, A.E., Atuilik, W. A., Ofori D. (2020) Antecedents and Consequences of Staff Related Fraud in the Ghanaian Banking Industry – Journal of Financial Crime, vol. 26, no. 3
  • Kesse-Tachi, A., Asmah, A. E., & Agbozo, E. (2019). Factors influencing adoption of eHealth technologies in Ghana. DIGITAL HEALTH. https://doi.org/10.1177/2055207619871425
  • Asmah, A.E., Ofeoda, J., Gyapong K. (2018) Understating Electronic Cheque Clearing System in Ghana – Electronic Journal of Information Systems Evaluation, vol. 21, no. 1
  • Ofoeda J, Boateng R, Asmah A. E. (2018) Virtualization of government‐to‐citizen engagement process: Enablers and constraints - Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, vol. 84, no 4. https://doi.org/10.1002/isd2.12037
  • Asmah, A.E., Kyobe M. (2018) Towards A Theoretical Model to Examine IT Governance Audits– Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, April 3 -8, Galway, Ireland.
  • Asmah, A.E., Kyobe M. (2018) A Practice-Based Study on the Challenges of IT Governance Auditing in Ghana – Proceedings of the Twenty-fourth Americas Conference on Information Systems, New Orleans, 2018.
  • Asmah, A.E., Ofeoda, J., Gyapong K. (2016) Factors that Affect Banks’ Acceptance of Electronic Cheque Clearing System: Evidence from Ghana – Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce, April 2016, vol. 21, no. 2.
  • Asmah, A.E. (2013) The Impact of Accounting information systems on the effectiveness of Audit Procedures, Extended Abstract – Proceedings of the UGBS Conference on Business and Development, April 8-9, Accra, Ghana: University of Ghana Business School.