President, Uganda National Farmers Federation (UNFFE).
Mr. Kule B. Baritazale
Commissioner for Secondary Education Standards, Experienced Professional Teacher
Mr. Birungi David
Manager Stakeholder Relations at UMEME, Specialist in Public Affairs and Reputation.
Mr. Ssekamuli Benjamin
Director Double Rate Services Limited, Water Resources Modeler
Mrs. Kiwanuka Betty
Proprietor of St. Ann Secondary School, Mukono, Experienced Professional Teacher
Lecturer, Makerere University, Specialist in Agriculture Economics.
Mr. Masereka Edward
Senor Agricultural Consultant
Counsel Peace Ahabwe
Eng. Julius Birungi | CEO
Julius Birungi Holds a Bachelor of Science In Computer Engineering of Busitema University. He also holds several certificates in Entrepreneurship, Agriculture and Value chain Management.
Eng. Julius is a goal oriented dedicated professional with unique mobilization skills, which have seen Bifriens Investments Ltd spread wings in the country and beyond in as far as service delivery is concerned. Being a co-founder of the company, he has represented the company on a number of workshops both local, national and international aimed at Integrating Planning, ICTs In Agriculture. With his entrepreneur skills he has brought several innovations on board, including, the Epitome Management system, Agri combo Mobile App and web based system.
He has accumulated experience in implementation of policies discussed at board level in addition to supervising, directing activities and human resource in the three arms of the company i.e. Physical Planning, ICT & Agriculture. He believes in mentorship of the young generation to best handle world challenges ahead. He also challenges the young people to leave their comfort zones and embark on positive transformation and making the world a better place to live.
Ora Et Labora!
Keshubi Alice | COMPANY SECRETARY
Mrs. Keshubi is a scholar of law with a Diploma from LDC and equally holds a Degree in law from Uganda Pentecostal University, currently pursuing a post graduate Diploma from Law Development Centre .She is equally serving as a Legal assistant at Ntambirweki Kandeebe and Co. Advocates as a legal assistant
Alice is equally a young practicing dairy farmer in Rugarama, Rushenyi Ntungamo District and believes youth in Africa still have a great deal to offer towards uplifting the status of agriculture in Africa.
Kule Yosia | Director Physical Planning
Mr. Kule holds a Msc. Urban Development & Resilience Norwegian University of science and Technology NTNU, Bachelors In Urban and Regional Planning of Makerere University with vast field experience as Research and Development Officer at Shelter and Settlements Alternatives: Uganda Human Settlements Network and has been a team member of most National Planning Reports. He has passion for environment and humanity.
Lukumbuka Briens Robert | Director HR & Public RElations
Lukumbuka Briens Robert is an accomplished Banking, Finance and Investment Delinquency Management Consultant in East Central Africa and Southern Africa, and Now a C.E.O. of FEEL OF AFRICA RIGHTS ALLIANCE.
A very, experienced and Qualified Microfinance Trainer, Debt Collections and delinquency Consultant and a Graduate of Bachelor of Public Administration and Management of KIU and a Bachelor of Laws Candidate of Uganda Pentecostal University (at the Grotius School of Law), Kampala.
He has attended numerous career-building programmes, including Financial Analysis, Delinquency Management Portfolio Analysis, Basic Banking, Credit Administration, Pre-Audit of Portfolio, Supervision of MFIS/SACCOS, Savings Mobilization, Marketing and Management.
Eng. Musisi Francis | Director ICT Department
Musisi Francis Wagaba is a Computer Engineering graduate with professional working experience in private organizations. He has experience in managing projects and finances of various institutions.
He has skills in project planning, Data collection, analysis and Research, Proposal & Report writing skills, Computer hardware repair and Maintenace, Computer Networking principles and practices, Website designing, hardware programming, design and implementation.
He is trustworthy, God fearing, loyal, focused, highly motivated, hardworking, independent-minded, and possesses strong analytical skills. His career objective is to fully utilize his learned & innate skills and experiences as a means of positively influencing society and as well foster change within his jurisdiction.
Tugume Ian | Director, Agribusiness
Mr. Ian holds Post-Graduate Diploma in Agriculture from Agro-studies, Israel. He also holds a BSC. Degree (Hons) in Agriculture with specialty in Crop Science from Makerere University Kampala, Uganda. He has equally participated in an Agricultural Training program in the United States sponsored by Communicating for Agriculture Exchange Programs.
He has accumulated experience, with a strong background in Animal & Crop enterprises through training with PRIOR, Mehadrine, Kibbutz in Israel, PayDak in the United States, T&D Rolf in the United States, Golden Sunrise Dairies in the United States and practicing with Makerere University Agriculture Research Institute Kabanyolo (MUARIK).
He has worked with CIDI Farmers in Kyotera, CIDI gardening School and Mubende farmers through the Singo People’s Development Trust Bank (SIPDET). He has immensely contributed towards developing innovations and concepts targeting smallholder farmers as vehicles of economic transformation.
Ian has a passion of changing the agriculture sector through use of ICT enabled innovations to empower smallholder farmers into a self-sufficient economic entity, capable of running a profitable business.
He also believes the 10-12 million youth who annually seek to enter Africa’s work force, once re-skilled and helped to articulate their demand can substantially contribute towards the Agriculture Transformations Agenda.
It is time to offer the youth a New Deal!!
Mr. Masereka Edward | Senor Agricultural Consultant
Mr. Edward holds a bachelor of science in library and information from Uganda Martyrs University. His passion for agriculture made him pursue Agriculture and he possesses a five years’ experience in practical organic farming. He is a dedicated, determined and goal achiever young professional.
Peace Ahabwe | Farm Manager
Mrs. Ahabwe is professionally an accountant and holds a Higher Diploma in Marketing and Accounting from Nkumba University.
Peace has worked with Nile Bank for 10 years, Barclays Bank for 3 years, Kampala International University-KIU for 4 years.
She has retired into farming and engaging in Banana production, poultry, dairy farming. She doubles as the company Dairy Farm Manager.