Andrew Bugembe has been appointed as the the new Chief Finance Officer of MTN Uganda. According to MTN Uganda, “Mr, Bugembe started work on April 1, 2020 replacing Mike Blackburn who retired early this year having served as the Telecom’s CFO since 2011. In this position, Mr. Bugembe is part of the dynamic leadership team of MTN Uganda that boasts of 16 members, four of whom are women”.
Mr. Andrew Bugembe has been away from Uganda for almost 10 years and he is happy to join a great , experienced and strong management team back home at MTN Uganda.
As Chief Finance Officer of the country’s highest tax payer, his key role will be to drive the company profitability mandate, to ensure effective and efficient Capital allocation, and to support service revenue growth through data analysis with focus on non-voice revenues.
In addition to the 21 years of telecom experience, Mr. Bugembe is also a chartered accountant (FCCA-UK) with a Masters degree from University of Wollongong in Australia and he hold a Bachelors of Commerce Degree from India.