Raymond A. Achiyaale was born at Wiaga in the Builsa District of the Upper East Region in Ghana to a family of seven; two boys and three girls. He had both his primary and secondary school education in the Upper East Region of Ghana. Haven put up an incredible performance in the Basic Education Certificate Examination (B.E.C.E) in 2006; he proceeded to Sandema Senior High School, where he read Business.
Mr. Raymond Achiyaale, while at Sandema Senior High School, performed remarkably in his academic work. This was evidenced in him receiving the yearly Best Student Award for three consecutive times. He was also adjudged the best student in the West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (W.A.S.S.C.E) in Sandema Senior High School (2009) and the Upper East Region.
After his secondary school education, he was admitted to the Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) programme at the University of Cape Coast in 2010. While at the University, he received the yearly Dean’s Award three consecutive times for academic excellence. Currently, he is reading a Master of Commerce (Finance) programme at the University of Cape coast.
Mr. Achiyaale is a hardworking and results oriented young man. He is self-motivated to always be the best among equals; this he does through prayer, hard work, perseverance and determination. He is a man with a personal philosophy that, life is not worth living if one cannot make an impact in the lives of the masses in society. It is out of this conviction that he has always offered himself to the service of humanity at different levels of human society.
The leadership skills and abilities of Mr. Achiyaale is un-doubtful, this is justified in the vast experiences he has gathered out of the numerous leadership positions held; Assistant School Prefect- St. Martin’s Junior High, School Prefect- Sandema Senior High, SRC President- Sandema senior High, President- Debate to Action Club, President- Junior achievement Programme, SRC Treasure- university of Cape Coast. He also served as a member on various committees and Boards.
Raymond Achiyaale, has an exceptional ability to work with people, He is an inspirer, motivator and believes in the abilities of every individual. He takes criticism, contrasting views and builds consensus. He takes a lot of inspirations from people and gives a lot of inspirations to others.
To him, “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.” ― Dolly Parton