Meet the Axis Team
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Dr. Esi Ansah
Dr. Esi Ansah is a founding partner and the CEO of Axis Human Capital Ltd. She serves as the key Corporate Trainer for Axis Clients and uses Axis as a platform to provide mentoring, career and life coaching to students and working professionals. Esi is a licensed Insights Discovery practitioner who uses the Insights Discovery (personality profile) system in performance, and leadership coaching.
Esi is also an Adjunct Professor at Ashesi University College where she teaches Leadership. Beyond her love for teaching and facilitating students’ self-discovery journeys, Esi is also engaged in various initiatives at Ashesi. Esi is a Fellow of the Aspen Institute’s Africa Leadership Initiative – West Africa (ALIWA), and is also a Vital Voices 2015/2016 Fellow. She is the Founder of the Association of Ghana’s Elders (AGE) and is very involved in civil society. She chairs the Advisory Board for the Association for Research on Civil Society in Africa (AROCSA), and also serves on the Advisory Boards of a number of organizations.
Esi’s academic and professional/career interests include Service Delivery Systems, Service Quality, Human Capital Development, Social Entrepreneurship and Public Sector Reform. She earned her Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology, International Affairs and French from the Florida State University, graduating with three Bachelor’s degrees in three years cum laude (with honors). She also holds a Master of Arts degree in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago and a Master of Science degree in Public Service Management from DePaul University in Chicago. She holds a PhD in Public Administration from Rutgers University in New Jersey.