Mr. John Ndibalema Mayanja - Chairman

Mr. Ndibalema John Mayanja

Mr. John Ndibalema Mayanja is the Managing Director of John Baptist Ltd which owns John Baptist Secondary School. He is also the President of Tanzania Chambers of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA) since August 2016.

Mr. Mayanja is a Land Economist by profession and is registered with Tanzania Institute of Valuers and Estate Agent (TIVEA) and is a member of the Institute of Surveyors in Tanzania (IST). He has attended various seminars and workshops within Tanzania and abroad including a course in leadership at the Tanzania Institute of Leadership (Chuo cha Taifa cha Uongozi).

Mr. John Mayanja is the current Chair of the East African Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture (EACCIA).

He worked with the Ministry of Finance and Planning in 1978 before being seconded to Tanzania Peoples’ Defense Forces (TPDF), where he worked at the Army Headquarters as a Military Officer. He was later transferred to the Ministry of Defense as the Adviser to the Minister on Land Matters from 1991 to 1995. During this period he also attended various training both outside and within Tanzania. In 1995 he voluntarily decided to resign from Armed Forces, thereafter joined the private sector under the service industry of transportation, as well as practicing as a consultant.

Mr. Mayanja has served as Board member of various institutions including VETA-Dar es Salaam and Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF). He was the Regional Chairman of TCCIA Dar es Salaam Region for two tenures up to 2014. In November 2016, he was appointed to be the member of Tanzania National Business Council. Mr. Mayanja is the Vice Chairman of the Board of National Construction Council (NCC) and a Board member of Export Processing Zone Authority (EPZA) of Tanzania. He assumed the Chair of the East African Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (EACCIA) immediately after being elected as the President of TCCIA, in August 2016.

EACCIA News

EAOGS 2018

Global Event Partners of the UK, the organizers of East Africa Oil and Gas Summit (EAOGS) in partnership with East African Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (EACCIA) are inviting delegates, speakers, sponsors, media groups, corporates, investors, government officials and other professionals to a summit and exhibition where, in 2018 this prestigious, government-led summit and exhibition will once again provide a platform for East African ministries and the national oil companies to engage with international and local investors to examine the hugely significant opportunities across the East Africa region. To join the event, download the registration form here.

Horasis Asia Meeting - 2017

East African Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (EACCIA) would like to announce the Horasis Asia Meeting. Horasis will convene the 2017 Horasis Asia Meeting in Kolkata/India on 26-27 November, co-hosted by the Government of West Bengal and the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC). The annual Horasis Asia Meeting is Asia's foremost gathering of the region's most senior leaders from business and government. The Horasis Asia Meeting is poised to be the ideal platform to explore and advance regional cooperation, impact investing and sustainable growth. Being India’s gateway to ASEAN and the whole of Asia, Kolkata is the ideal location to advance the region's economic, political and social agenda. The Horasis Asia Meeting will also reflect on the West Bengal government’s priorities and policies towards a profound renaissance centred on its embeddedness within Asia.  

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