Mame Dufie Achampong-Kyei Obeng, Managing Direc tor of GLICO LIFE
THE BOARD of Directors of GLICO Life Insurance Company Ltd. (GLICO LIFE) has appointed Mame Dufie Achampong-Kyei Obeng as Managing Director for the company.
She takes over from Edward Forkuo Kyei, who has taken up a
higher responsibility as the Group Chief Executive Officer of GLICO Group Ltd.
Prior to her
appointment as Managing Director for GLICO LIFE, Mrs. Achampong-Kyei Obeng was the Executive Director, Technical
Operations for GLICO LIFE.
She is a
chartered insurer and an associate member of the Chartered Insurance Institute
(United Kingdom). She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management
with Economics and Marketing from Aston University (United Kingdom) and a
Master of Science degree in Insurance and Risk Management from Cass Business
School (United Kingdom). She is currently a doctoral candidate of Business Administration
at the Swiss Management Centre (SMC University, Zurich).
Obeng has extensive experience in insurance operations, having worked in
various capacities at GLICO as a marketing executive, underwriting officer,
claims officer and a management trainee.
Besides, she has
in-depth experience in risk management, and pioneered the formation of an
Enterprise Risk Management Department for GLICO Group, which led to her
appointment as Group Risk Manager before her penultimate appointment as
Executive Director, Technical Operations of GLICO Life.
The Executive Chairman
of GLICO Group, Dr. Kwame Achampong–Kyei, was extremely positive when asked
about the new managing director’s appointment.
He stated, “Mrs.
Achampong-Kyei Obeng is an incredible professional and is, without a doubt, capable
of driving the success of GLICO LIFE into the next decades.”