Brigadier General (Rtd.) Dr. Joseph Mensah Ayettey

Independent Director

Brigadier General (Rtd.) Dr. Joseph Mensah Ayettey is a retired senior military officer and a surgical specialist with a career spanning over four decades. Brigadier General held and played a number of roles within the Ghana Armed Forces including; Director General -Medical Services, Director- Directorate of Medical Services, Commanding Officer, Military Hospital, 2IC Military Hospital, Senior Medical Officer, Military Hospital, Accra.

At the early stage of his medical practice, Brigadier General Ayettey worked at the Korlebu- Teaching Hospital and Effia-Nkwanta Government Hospital respectively as a Medical officer.

Brigadier General Ayettey also served in a number of ECOWAS (GHANCON) and UN (UNIFIL) missions abroad between 1980 and 1993.

He has attended a number of training and courses on health management, leadership among others in Ghana and abroad. He is currently a director at Adenta Clinic in Accra.

He brings to the Board of Equity Health Insurance a wealth of knowledge and experience in the field of medicine and leadership.