About Us

In August 2008, Star Microinsurance Services Ltd was incorporated as an independent agency to collaborate with Star Assurance Company Ltd and StarLife Assurance Company Ltd both the fourth largest General and Life Insurance companies respectively in Ghana.

This collaboration was to achieve the two companies’ vision of providing social services to meet and satisfy the changing financial needs of the insuring public and cater for the insurance needs of the low income earners. Star Microinsurance’s strategic objectives complement the government of Ghana’s effort in providing social protection for its people.

Star Microinsurance Services is dedicated to serving the low income households with an affordable and suitable range of microinsurance products. We are responsible for the design of microinsurance products that suit the needs of our target market, the distribution of the products, as well as the back office administration.

Star Microinsurance Services has approximately 550,000 clients, distributes its products through the markets in the Greater Accra, Kumasi, Akwatia, Asamankese etc. We work together with other partners.

Our Team

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/ AG HEAD OPERATION

Mr. Kwame Asare Boakye is the Executive Director of the Company.
He has more than ten years’ experience in insurance and financial investments and holds a Diploma in Insurance, Chartered Institute of Insurance, UK. He also holds an MBA in Finance as well as BSc. in Mathematics from University of Ghana and KNUST respectively.

Mr. Boakye was the head of Strategy and Performance Monitoring at Starlife prior to joining Star Microinsurance Services.
He has also been in charge of Premium Administration Management, Corporate Strategies and Operations whiles in StarLife.
He is currently a member of the Budget Committee, the Premium Administration Sub-committee of Ghana Insurers Association, and Data Management Staff Committee of the Ghana Insurers Association.

PERSONAL ASSISTANT TO THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
DORIS GYAMFUAH holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, (Human Resource) Officer In Charge – HR/Personal Assistant to the Executive Director.

HEAD OF MARKETING
SOLOMON K.M. LARBEY holds an advanced diploma certificate from Ghana Insurance College/Malta International Institute. He is a graduate of the University of Ghana. He also holds a certificate in administration and management with graduate school of governance and leadership. He has 8 years experience in life assurance.

HEAD, ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE
SETH OFORI TWUMASI is a chartered accountant and holds a Masters degree in Business and Administration (MPHIL-MBA). He is also a member of ICA. He has completed a course from the Ghana Stock exchange. He also attended the chartered institute of financial and investment analysis (CIPIAG), Chartered institute of Taxation-Ghana (CIT)-Final level. He is also an associate pastor at Achievers Faith Ministry. Prior to joining Star Microinsurance Services Ltd, he was a Graduate Assistance at the University of Ghana Business School, Teaching Assistant at the University of Ghana Business School and Accounts assistant at Enterprise Development Centre (EDC).

 

OPERATIONS – FISHERMEN LIFE INSURANCE SCHEME (FLIS)

EMMANUEL ESSIEN-YANKEY, – was a former research assistant at the Department of Psychiatry, Korle-Bu. He holds a degree in Psychology from the University of Ghana.

ASSISTANT OPERATIONS MANAGER   
DEY REUBEN supervises the underwriting department, he holds a B.A. degree in psychology and linguistics from the University of Ghana.

OPERATIONS SUPERVISOR
JOANA KORKOI HESSE
Joana holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).

CUSTOMER SERVICE / UNDERWRITING OFFICER
EVELYN AMOAKOHENE
Takoradi polytechnic Higher national diploma in accounting

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT SUPERVISOR
RICHARD OSEI AGYEMAN
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics from KNUST

CLAIMS & UNDERWRITING SUPERVISOR
KINGSLEY OWUSU
He holds higher national diploma in marketing from Accra Polytechnic. He is currently pursing Management with Computing at the Regent University College of Science and Technology.

HEAD OF RETAIL
EMMANUEL TEYE ANGMOR (CII), – holds an Advanced Diploma Certificate from Ghana Insurance College/Malta International Institute and a member of chartered Institute of Insurance UK. He also holds a Bachelor of Art in Geography and Rural Development from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.

Special Market (Northern Sector)
ADAMU VIVIAN, –  She holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration (Accounting Option) from Valley View University.

Special Market (Southern Sector)
EVELYN LARBEY, – Worked as a Warehouse Assistant at Central Medical Stores Ministry of Health. Holds a degree in Geography and Resource Development from the University of Ghana, Legon.

ACCOUNTS RELATIONS OFFICER
Ernestina Afari –HND in Marketing from Takoradi Polytechnic

ACCOUNTS RELATIONS OFFICER
Jacob Kojo Yankson holds an HND Marketing from Sunyani Poly and a B A. Management Studies from the University of Cape-Coast.

ACCRA BRANCH MANAGER
She holds an MBA in Marketing from the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS) as well as a BSC Degree in Chemistry from KNUST. Before joining Star Micro Insurance Services, She was the Branch’s Deposits Coordinator at Pan African Savings and Loans Limited.

KOFORIDUA BRANCH
BRANCH SUPERVISOR
ERIC OTENG has been with Star micro since 2008 . He holds a professional certificate in marketing (CIM UK). He is currently the Supervisor in charge of the Koforidua Branch.

TAMALE BRANCH
BRANCH SUPERVISOR
Zenatu Abdulai, Zenatu is the Supervisor in charge of Tamale branch. She is currently pursuing Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Marketing option) at the Valley View University.

KUMASI BRANCH
BRANCH SUPERVISOR
Opoku Nti A. Emmanuel, holds a Bachelor of arts degree in Integrated Community Development. He is the supervisor of the Kumasi branch.

TECHIMAN BRANCH
BRANCH SUPERVISOR
OBED NYAMAAH, holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting from the Christian Service University College.

TARKORADI BRANCH
BRANCH SUPERVISOR
Grace Adjoa Apeaning – Takoradi Branch supervisor, she holds BA in Social Work and Psychology

ACCOUNTS OFFICER
Abraham Asong Smith holds a bachelor degree in Business Administration (BBA), Finance  Management option.
ACCOUNTS OFFICER
MATILDA DZAMENU, A graduate of the University of Ghana Business School with a BSc in Business Administration. She is currently a student of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana.

 

AUDIT OFFICER
SULEMAN YUSSIF, – A graduate of the KNUST Business School with a BSc in Business Administration. He also attended the chartered institute of financial and investment analysis (CIPIAG), currently a student of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana

Staff Blog

MR. OWUSU-ANSAH AWERE
Board Chariman

MR. EMMANUEL BAIDEN
Chartered Accountant

KAKRA BOATEMAA DUFFUOR-NYARKO
Executive Director,
StarLife Assurance Co. Ltd.

KOFI FREMPONG AGYEI
Investment Banker,