“We have more than 50 Years Expereince in the Provision of Reinsurance Services in the African Sub Region.”

company history

Ghana Reinsurance PLC (Ghana Re) commenced operations in 1972 as the Ghana Reinsurance Organization, and was incorporated as a Limited Liability Company on June 16, 1995. With over forty-eight (48) years of operation as a reinsurance service provider the Company has lived up to its promise of being a “reinsurer of choice” on the African continent. In addition to its head office located in Accra, Ghana, the Company currently has three regional offices in Kenya and Cameroon and Morocco.

Ghana Reinsurance Company PLC is the biggest and first Reinsurance Company floated in Ghana. It has grown to become one of the largest in Africa and the sub-region, Catering for more than three hundred (300) customers within the African sub region.

  • 1972

    Set up as a reinsurance department of SIC Insurance Company (then State Insurance Corporation)


  • 1984

    Gained autonomy as a Reinsurance Company


  • 1995

    Incorporated as a limited liability company with 100% government shareholding


  • 2011

    Established Cameroon Regional Office


  • 2012

    Relocated to current Head Office building, Established Kenya Regional Office


  • 2017

    Status of Kenya Regional Office changed to Subsidiary


  • 2022

    Established Morocco Regional Office