ACTIVA International Insurance Ghana is Insurance Company of the Year (Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards 2017) and also International Insurance Company of the Year (Ghana Quality Service Excellence Awards 2017).

The company started operations in Ghana as Global Alliance Insurance which was incorporated in January 2005 and licensed to write short term general insurance business by the National Insurance Commission. The parent company of Global Alliance was Global Alliance Holdings, a company incorporated in the Isle of Man with its head office in South Africa and sister companies in other south-eastern and southern African countries such as Angola, Botswana and Mozambique.

Global Alliance climbed to the 9th position (out of 23 companies) in the Ghanaian insurance industry within four years of operation (2008).

In April 2009, Global Alliance Insurance was fully acquired by ACTIVA Assurances, a Pan-African Insurer and the originator of the Globus Network.

Activa International Insurance Company Ghana Company Limited is the 7th largest insurance company by premium income out of 27 licensed non-life insurance companies in Ghana. The company was adjudged the Best Insurance Company in Ghana by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI 2014 awards).

Activa has improved its position as a member of Ghana Club 100 from 83 in 2012 to 72 in 2015.

Activa is the founder of the Globus Network: a grouping of over 43 well-positioned and dynamic insurance companies in 43 African countries which allow multinational and global clients to enjoy expert and world-class insurance services and coverage with geographical presence across Anglophone, Arabophone, Francophone and Lusophone Africa. The Globus Network is the largest of its kind in Africa.



To make Activa Insurance a top performing insurance group across Africa through integrated customer-centric innovation, harnessing the rich skills of its personnel and efficient use of technology..

Why us?

Here are just a few reasons why you should choose Activa for your insurance needs:

  • Listening is our motif
  • Satisfying our clients is our passion
  • Innovation is our constant desire
  • Swift reaction is our daily demand

Our Services

We ensure we always give you the best of products

Motor Insurance Cover
Travel Insurance
Marine & Cargo Insurance
Liability & All Risk Insurance



  • We provide international client service backed by the best international financial security such as Munich Re, Lloyd’s, Africa Re and Ghana Re, among others
  • We are a core member of the Globus Network which is present in 46 African countries and we offer our clients dedicated access to quality and reliable insurance services across these countries.
  • We provide customized innovative client solutions based on benchmark insurance, underwriting knowledge and specialised skills
  • Our service is delivered by modern, dynamic, knowledge-based and efficient management systems backed by the state of the art information technology (IT) systems.


  • Extended geographical presence across Africa
  • Pooled competencies and expertise throughout Africa
  • Excellent customer relations and prompt payment of legitimate claims
  • Preferred Insurer of most of the multinational and blue chip companies in Ghana.
  • Sound Reinsurance backing with Munich Re, Lloyd’s, Africa Re and Ghana Re among othersPreferred Insurer of most of the multinational and blue chip companies in Ghana.


  • Activa is the preferred local partner of most international insurance Groups such as Zurich Insurance Group, ACE and Chartis; as well as international brokers like Aon, Marsh, Gras Savoye, Willis Group and ASCOMA. We are also partners with other global insurance networks like INI and IF as well as some of the world’s largest consumers of insurance.
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