Isaac Akesseh - Board Chairman
Isaac Akesseh is the Director of Finance for the Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo)
Mr. Akesseh is a Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of experience in Accounting, Taxation and Financial Management. Prior to his present position, Mr. Akesseh acted as the Chief Accountant of VRA having previously worked as the Treasury Manager.
He has also worked with the National Revenue Secretariat of the Ministry of Finance where he was part of the team that restructured the revenue agencies into autonomous services. Mr. Akesseh was also a member of the team that worked on the pilot implementation of the VAT.
Mr. Akesseh holds a B.Sc. Administration (Accounting option) Degree from the University of Ghana. He also has an Executive Master’s degree in Business Administration (Finance) from the University of Ghana, Legon. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts (Ghana).
Franklin Gbena – Executive Director
Franklin Gbena is a graduate of the Ghana Insurance College and a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of London. He holds a Diploma in Public Finance and Accounting and a Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Insurance. He has 25 years working experience in the insurance industry from 1993 as a sales agent at Trans Universal Assurance Ltd, Enterprise Insurance Company Ltd. and the Head of the Metropolitan Insurance (Hollard Insurance) offices in Akosombo and Techiman
Dr Mutawakilu Iddrissu Ibun – Non Executive Director
Mutawakilu Iddrissu Ibun is a medical practitioner and a senior lecturer at the University of Ghana Medical School. He is a Specialist Neurosurgeon. Dr. Mutawakilu graduated as a medical doctor from the Martin Luther University – Halle/Germany. He is the former Board Chairman of the Tamale Teaching Hospital, Board Member of Civil Aviation Medical Board and also a member of the Neuroscience Board at the Korle-bu Teaching Hospital. He is an examiner of the West African College of Surgeon in Part II Neurosurgery.
Dr. Mutawakilu started his surgical, medical and Pediatric house job at the Martin Luther University (Germany). He also worked at Buxtehude Teaching Hospital between 1978 and 1979. He worked in the Department of Neurosurgery, Duisburg Teaching Hospital of the University of Essen (Germany). He was also a senior resident doctor and later a registrar in the Department of Neurosurgery at the Bremen Central Hospital and a former head of the neurosurgeon Department of Surgery at the Korle-bu Teaching Hospital.
Pst. Stephen E. Quarm – Independent Director/Company Secretary
Stephen E. Quarm is a Communications Practitioner with over 20 years hands-on experience in project management. His professional expertise covers the areas of market research and analysis, strategic planning and implementation, advertising media analysis, and project report writing. He has participated in several projects, including preparation of feasibility study reports, development of insurance products for insurance companies. He is currently a Consultant and Operations Manager of Aidoo Mensah & Associates, a pensions and benefits consulting firm in Ghana.
Evelyn Gbena (Mrs.) - Executive Director
Evelyn Gbena is a graduate of the University of Ghana and holds a degree in Management and Psychology. She has over fifteen (15) years working experience in the insurance industry as an intermediary with Enterprise Insurance Company Ltd, Dynamic Insurance Brokers and Manager of the Metropolitan Insurance offices in Akosombo and Techiman.
Before moving to Felin Insurance Broker, she also worked with Vanguard Life Assurance as a District Manager in Akosombo and United Pension Trustees, a subsidiary of the Vanguard Group as a Business Development Officer in the Marketing Department.
She is currently pursuing an Associate program in risk management from the Institute of Pro–knowledge, Philadelphia and a Diploma in Insurance with the Ghana Insurance College.