Activa makes new appointments

Mr. Benjamin Yamoah - New MD of Activa

Activa International Insurance Ghana (AIIG) has appointed Mr. Benjamin Yamoah as the company’s new Managing Director. He takes over from Mr. Solomon Lartey, who has decided to pursue new opportunities.

Mrs. Genevieve Tachie has also been appointed as the company’s new Deputy Managing Director.

Mrs. Genevieve Tachie, Dep. MD of Activa

Announcing the changes in top management positions of Activa, the Vice Chairman of Activa International Insurance Ghana, Mr. Steve Kyerematen, said Mr.  Yamoah and Mrs.  Tachie are experienced executives in the industry with a wealth of knowledge that will move the company and industry forward.

The two executives have served in various capacities in the company over the past years, and have grown through the company’s ranks to prove themselves as qualified, competent and trustworthy to manage affairs of the business. We wish them the best in their respective new appointments.

Mr.  Yamoah joined Activa Insurance Ghana in 2009 as Operations Manager, was promoted to Chief Operations Officer in 2015, and became Deputy Managing Director-Operations in April 2018. In that capacity, he was in charge of large accounts and relationship-building with international partners. He has held various technical and management positions in the insurance sector since 1991. He holds an Executive MBA from the University of Ghana Business School and is also a Chartered Insurer from the Chartered Insurance Institute (UK).

Mrs. Tachie, a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, started her career as an auditor at KPMG in 2002 and joined Activa International Insurance Ghana in 2009 as Chief Finance Officer. She was appointed Deputy Managing Director-Finance and Administration in April 2018, with oversight for Finance operations of Activa Insurance Liberia and Activa Insurance Sierra Leone. She holds an Executive MBA, Finance from the University of Ghana Business School, and a Diploma from the Chartered Insurance Institute (UK).

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