Speaker Categories: Day 1

John Mark Ssebunnya

John Mark Ssebunnya is a Fintech Platforms Architect with more than 10 years of experience. He has been part of the mobile financial services revolution in more 10 countries across Africa.

Nielsimms Sangho

Nielsimms is an entrepreneur with an interest in solving African problems. He most recently founded intership.ug (winner of SeedStars Kampala 2015), a startup connecting SMEs and individuals in East Africa to the world. He is passionate about startups, payments, logistics and information security. Nielsimms is the country lead at Flutterwave Uganda – a platform that […]

Steven Kirenga

Steven Kirenga is a Marketing and Communications Expert with more than ten (10) years of solid Consumer & Business/Enterprise Marketing experience, developing and implementing profitable Customer Value Propositions to the market to drive sales and revenue whilst building long lasting relationships with customers. He has worked with different organizations such as MTN Uganda and NITA-Uganda.

Lyn Tukei

Lyn is an experienced Public Relations Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the financial technology industry. She has worked with Xente, an e-commerce, payments and financial services company as the Head of Communications and Marketing.

Barbra Kahunde

Barbra Kahunde has extensive experience in Audit, Finance & Accounting, Payroll management and Talent sourcing from across the East and Southern African regions having worked with donor funded projects, managed payroll and budgets for multinational organizations. Currently, she is the Pebuu Africa Project Manager. Pebuu Africa is a Payments, Recharge, Travel and Ticketing Services provider […]

Mbabazi Susan

Mbabazi Suzan is a 25 year old Ugandan female computer engineer, hardworking, innovative and result oriented. She is the front-end developer of Mwonya; a streaming application and team lead of the Kameeza App that is designed to improve the saving culture amongst women.

Brian Kalule

Brian Kalule is a partner in the BOWMANS Kampala office and sector Partner for Technology Media and Telecoms (TMT) and Intellectual Property. He handles the firm’s TMT legal and regulatory aspects for both local and international clients. He advises some of the world’s leading companies in technology.   He is also company secretary for the […]

Innocent Kawooya

Innocent Kawooya, is the CEO of HiPipo, a position he has held for the past 13 years. HiPipo is a multifaceted, ever-evolving entity, and its interests are in fields as varied as entertainment, events management, restaurants, digital innovation, and ICT management. He thus wears many hats, and at any given time Innocent is involved in […]

Doreen Lukandwa

Doreen Lukandwa is the Head of Marketing and Customer Success at Beyonic, where she drives strategic partnership engagement strategies, new market research, entry positioning, customer satisfaction and capacity building. She has over 10 years’ experience in the financial services sector in Africa, doing channel, partnership development, stakeholder engagement, capacity building, last-mile delivery and management. As […]

Damali Ssali

Profile. Damali Ssali is a Ugandan Trade Development Expert with over 15 years in senior management. She is also a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, an Associate of the Institute of Public Private Partnerships and a member of The Africa List. She started off her career in the financial services industry in […]

Prof. Maggie Kigozi

Profile Prof. Dr. Maggie Kigozi is a Fellow of the Africa Leadership Initiative of the Aspen Institute. A Medical Doctor by training, she has diversified into business where she and her partners manufacture the Pepsi line of Beverages. After 11 years as the CEO at Uganda Investment Authority Prof. Maggie has great experience in investment […]