Elizabeth Wyns-Dogbe is the General Manager, Operations. She is a Chartered Insurer and an Associate Member of The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) UK. She has 15 years experience in Insurance and Risk Management. She started her insurance career with KEK Insurance Brokers Limited; a leading insurance brokerage and consultancy firm in Ghana and the local representatives of Aon Plc. For several years she worked with a team of both local and international Engineers and Insurers who restructured and managed the risk management and insurance programmes of Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) and some other energy and mining companies in Ghana.
Elizabeth is skilled in both life and non-life insurance business with strengths in strategic modelling to provide company direction, technical insurance operations, business development, bancassurance partnerships and mobile insurance development and implementation. She spearheaded the design and implementation of one of Ghana’s first mobile microinsurance products; the MTN MiLife Insurance, which could be bought, managed and claimed all through the mobile money wallet. She was also key in the partnership between UT Life Insurance, Vodafone Ghana, BIMA, Millennium Insurance and USAID’s Sustainable Fisheries Management Project to design and develop insurance solutions for fisher folks along the coast of Ghana with the aim of expanding financial inclusion to the underserved. She has been part of strategic decision-making in restructuring and driving UT Life Insurance to its current feat.
She is strategic, innovative, and analytical, with critical thinking skills and has good interpersonal and communication skills. She is also assertive, passionate and very results oriented with strong internal locus of control. She has extensive training in Leadership and Corporate Governance and exhibits more participatory and transformational leadership skills.
Elizabeth holds a Masters degree in Business Administration (Finance Option) from Central University College and a Bachelors degree in Materials Science & Engineering from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. She is a Fellow of the Boardroom Institute and a Senior Fellow of the African Good Governance Initiative. She has advanced diplomas in insurance from CII and Ghana Insurance College. She also possess certificate in Life Underwriting, Disability and Critical Illness from CII and a certificate in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors, UK. She has training from Crestcom International on their one year Bullet Proof Management Series Programme.