Nancy Ampah was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of Nationwide Medical Insurance in January 2013. Prior to being the CEO, she was the General Manager in October 2010 and the first female board member of Nationwide.She has substantial experience in research [School of Public Health] and health insurance, having worked with the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) from its inception in Management. She has acquired skills in project management, financial management, risk assessment and management, health insurance, leadership and governance.
Her expertise in the Health Insurance industry affords her a strategic oversight and is instrumental in driving the business strategy of Nationwide. This has led to Nationwide’s current position as the market leader in the private health insurance industry. Under her stewardship, Nationwide has been the recipient of several awards, including being a multiple time award winner of ‘health insurance company of the year at the Ghana Insurance Awards. She was adjudged the “Woman of Excellence” in 2018 and CEO of the year [Private Health Insurance] all at the Ghana Insurance awards, 2019.
She has presented and participated in several local and international conferences and seminars on health insurance and is currently the Acting President of the Private Health Insurance Association of Ghana (PHIAG). She is married with two children. She loves reading and travelling.
Nancy holds an M.Sc. in Biological Sciences and an MBA [MIS Option]. She also took Women Entrepreneurship & Leadership for Africa program at CEIBS. She is an alumna of Holy Child School, Cape Coast.