Dr Gloria Ocran is a renowned Ghanaian professional who has established herself as a force to reckon with in the professional space with a wealth of experience and groundbreaking qualifications.
Dr Gloria Ocran is currently the Group Executive Director in charge of Finance and Administration at Shield Insurance Brokers and Risk Management Co.
Ltd., one of the leading Insurance Broking and Risk Management companies in Ghana, and Shield Microfinance Co. Ltd. Gloria is also a Chartered Banker with phenomenal analytical background and vested interest in Service Marketing. As recently as 2019, she was the Chief Executive Officer at Shield Microfinance Co. Ltd., having held the fort since 2013.
Dr Gloria Ocran: Top professional bags PhD after MBA, Master’s & BSc Source: LinkedIn, Dr Gloria Ocran Source: Original She has over 18 years’ extensive work experience in Management, Banking and Service Marketing and her chequered travails in the corporate world saw her leave her footprints at Merchant Bank (now Universal Merchant Bank) as a reputable Relationship Manager at their Corporate Banking Department.
There, she exercised enormous responsibility for the credit and general portfolio management of some key accounts in the Manufacturing, Trading and Commerce Unit for 5 years before being transferred to the Bank’s Treasury Department to head the Sales team.
Prior to that, she had a career-defining stint at the Ghana Commercial Bank (now GCB Bank Ltd.), where she cut her teeth, first as a Management-trainee for two years at their Banking Operations Department and then as a Relationship Manager at their Corporate Banking Division for three fruitful years.