Management

James Anti – Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Anti started his insurance career in 1974 with the State Insurance Company in Kumasi. In seven years, he rose from the position of Clerk to Superintendent. He then travelled to Nigeria where he worked with Confidence Insurance Company in Akure where he rose from Assistant Manager in 1982 to that of Senior Manager, General Claims and Reinsurance. From 1974 to 1992, he had worked in every department of a composite company and acquired a wealth of experience.

Mr Anti returned to Ghana in 1993 where he worked with KEK Insurance Brokers Limited in several capacities culminating in his last position as Executive Director. He left KEK in July 2007. Mr Anti is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute.

Eric Addo-Mensah – Chief Operations Officer

Mr. Addo-Mensah studied Economics and Sociology at the University of Ghana, Legon and after a National Service at Pope John Secondary School, Koforidua left for Nigeria where he taught English and French from 1980-1985. He enrolled as a student with the Chartered Insurance Institute London and left Nigeria for the United Kingdom to complete his insurance education. He qualified as an Associate in 1989.

Mr Addo-Mensah worked in a number of brokerage firms including Keywest Insurance Brokers, Safeguard Insurance Centres, Paul J Geoffrey Associates and Insurance Experts before returning home in 1995. He joined KEK Insurance Brokers that same year as a Deputy Manager. He rose to the position of Executive Director in charge of Corporate Clients. He also left in July 2007. Since setting up Midas Insurance Brokers, Mr Addo – Mensah has attended numerous conferences on Insurance in the USA, UK, Bahrain, South Africa, Morocco, Australia, Belgium, Netherlands and Portugal. He serves on the Technical Committee on GIBA (Ghana Insurance Brokers Association).

Albert Bruce-Acquah – Finance and Administration

Albert, whose background has been in the field of teaching graduated from the University of Cape Coast with a Bachelor of Commerce degree alongside with Diploma in Education  ( B. Comm, Dip Ed )  in 1996.
He joined KEK Insurance Brokers in September 1996 as a Finance Officer and rose through the ranks to Deputy Manager- Finance. Albert structured the finance section of KEK Insurance brokers from its infant stage to the present level. His position as Deputy Manager – Finance was what he held till his departure in May 2007.

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Paulina E.A. Baiden Aryeh – Manager, Underwriter

PAULINA E. A. BAIDEN ARYEH – MANAGER, UNDERWRITER
She is an Associate Member of Institute of Loans and Risk Management, UK (AILRM) and currently studying a Master’s programme in Insurance and Business Continuity at IDL of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), she also holds a Bachelor’s degree from the same University.

Paulina Baiden Aryeh joined MIDAS Insurance Brokers in 2007 as an Administrative Assistant and has risen to the position of Manager of underwriting. She graduated from KNUST in 2011 with a degree in Business Administration (Human Resource Option).

Mrs. Baiden Aryeh holds a Certificate of Proficiency from Human Development Consultancy Services and Innovare in Strategic Management Thinking, Negotiations, Managerial Skills, Project Management, Effective Communication and Organizational behaviour.

Her role as Manager in charge of Underwriting makes her responsible for satisfying all the stakeholders when it comes to underwriting and the selection of appropriated policies for clients.

Eric Nii Adjei – Senior Broking Officer

Mr. Eric Nii Adjei is a Senior Broking Officer of Midas Insurance Brokers Limited. He has over 18 years of wide range working experience in the Insurance Industry in Ghana. After working at the Registrar Generals Department in 1994 as a Service Personnel, he was employed by Vanguard Assurance Company Limited in 1996 as a Clerk and in three years rose to the position of a Senior Officer.
 
At Vanguard, he was in charge of the various Insurance Brokers Motor Policies and direct client services. In 1999, he joined Metropolitan Insurance Company as the Deputy Regional Manager. He also trained and supervised Agents of the Company who were in charge of the sale of Met Gold Plan and the Metcare. He later worked with Covenant Insurance Brokers as the Regional Manager.
 
Mr. Adjei has attended various short courses on Insurance organized by the National Insurance Commission and holds the Insurance Foundation Certificate and Certificate in Insurance Practice from the Chartered Insurance Institute, London.

Cordelia Dawson-Kesson - Snr Broking Officer - Tema Branch Manager

CORDELIA DAWSON-KESSON - TEMA BRANCH MANAGER
Cordelia Dawson-Kesson is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner she also holds a degree in Science Education and an MSc in Environmental Science from the University of Cape Coast and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology respectively.
Until she joined Midas Insurance head of underwriting, Tema Office in January 2012, she had worked in various capacities in several organizations including the Inspectorate Division of the Minerals Commission, and the Aboadze Thermal Plant in Takoradi and the Environmental Protection Agency in Kumasi.
She also has considerable experience in Risk Management and Project Management and is currently a member of the board of directors of St. Monica’s School in Tema.
Cordelia is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute of UK and currently studying Law at GIMPA.