Mrs. Essie Humphrey AckumeyMember

Mrs. Essie Humphrey Ackumey
Areas of Expertise
  • Banking & Finance
  • Company Law & Practice
  • Human Rights Law
  • Insurance & Labour Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Health Administration & Management
  • International Relations
  • BA (Hons),  Law & Psychology and a Subsidiary Degree in Ancient History & Biology,  University of Keele, Staffordshire, England
  • Called to the Bar of England & Wales, Lincoln’s Inn
  • Advocate and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Ghana

Ms. H. Essie Humphrey-Ackumey has almost thirty (30) years’ experience in Banking and Finance, Company Law and Practice, Human Rights, Insurance and Labour related issues. She previously worked with the State Insurance Company (now SIC Insurance Company Ltd), The Trust Bank Limited (now Ecobank Ghana Limited), Cal Merchant Bank (now CAL Bank Limited), and the UN Refugee Agency Representation in Ghana.  She incorporated the CAL Asset Management Company Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of CAL Bank Limited, and became its first Company Secretary.

She joined Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited as Legal Counsel in March 2013 and was appointed Company Secretary in May 22, 2013 and left the business in January 2017.

Prior to joining GGBL she was the Head of Legal and Company Secretary of Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited and Company Secretary of Fidelity Asia Bank Limited, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

She also has experience in the health sector.

She holds a BA (Hons) Degree in Law and Psychology and a Subsidiary Degree in Ancient History and Biology from the University of Keele, Staffordshire, England.  She was called to the Bar of England and Wales at Lincoln’s Inn.  Essie is also an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana. She is passionate about the law and also gives back to the community by doing pro bono work.