Boatemaa Barfour-Awuah (Mrs).
Chief Executive Officer - Star Assurance
As the Chief Executive Officer of Star Assurance Company Limited, Boatemaa D. Barfour-Awuah is a results-oriented professional who prioritizes objectives and optimizes financial performance. She champions the development and enhancement of the company’s working plan for achieving its vision.
Boatemaa has a keen interest in business intelligence and is currently spearheading the introduction of technologies, applications and practices for the collection, analysis, and presentation of business information.
Boatemaa has been in the insurance industry for about two decades. She is recognized as a seasoned insurance professional with a heightened ability to drive strategic initiatives in areas of business growth, business digitization and organizational effectiveness.
She began her career in the insurance industry at a very early age and rose diligently through the ranks, transitioning from the legal unit, underwriting, accounts, business development and broker relations unit to the level of executive management.
Boatemaa is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute (UK). She holds an MSc. in Finance & Accounting as well as an MSc in Management, both from the University of Southampton (UK). She has a Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Insurance Studies from the Malta International Training Institute (MITC). She also holds a BA. in History & Politics from the University of Leicester, UK. She is a proud product of Ghana International School in Accra, where she obtained both her ordinary and advanced level certificates.
Respected as a credible voice in decision making and strategy development, Boatemaa serves as a Director on various company boards.