Prior to joining TV3 Joseph worked as the Internal Auditor (Head) for Provident Insurance Co. Ltd. Where he set up and operated the Internal Audit department as the first Internal Auditor for the Company.
He has over nine years working experience and his ability to perform audit of transactions and his vision of growing the ladder of audit, has lead him to being recognised as a leader in his field.
Joseph is also a product of the 2005 batch of students of the University of Cape Coast,affiliated to Atlantic Hall, and graduating with a degree in Education (Accounting and Economics option).
In 2008, Mr. Ackon sat for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria Examinations and was awarded a certificate for becoming the overall second best student.
He was recently inducted as a Chartered Accountant in Nigeria.