Board of Directors

Mr. TOUFIQ S. TURKY

Mr. Toufiq Salim TURKY is the new Chairman of East African Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture (EACCIA) Board of Directors after he replaced the late Ndibalema John MAYANJA in July 2018. He is also the current President of Zanzibar National Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (ZNCCIA). He joined the EACCIA Board of Directors upon his election as the President of Zanzibar National Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture in 2016. As the CEO of Vigor Turky Group of Companies, he oversees one of the largest business groups in Tanzania, owning 12 Companies with operations in Zanzibar, Tanzania mainland and Comoros’ islands as well and employing over 4,000 people.

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Mr. Richard NGATIA

 

Mr. Richard NGATIA is the Managing Director and CEO of Megascope Healthcare, a major corporate player in the healthcare industry in Kenya and across the entire continent. Megascope is a key provider for the healthcare equipment leasing scheme for County Governments in Kenya and in recent years the company has received many local and international awards in recognition of its work in the healthcare sector. Mr. NGATIA is the immediate Chairman of Nairobi County Chamber where he led that chamber very successfully before he decided to vie for the Presidency of the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI).

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Mr. Kiprono KITTONY

 

Mr. Kiprono KITTONY graduated with a Global Executive MBA with the Strathmore University Business School, together with the Columbia University Business School. He has a degree in Bachelor of Commerce Business Administration as well as a degree in Law both from the University of Nairobi. He has a wealth of experience in public life as an implementer of various developmental projects countrywide and has a wide exposure in International relations.

He is the Founder Chairman of Radio Africa Limited which is now the fastest growing media company in Kenya with several radio stations including the market leading Kiss TV, Kiss FM, and Classic 105 Radio Stations, as well as a national daily newspaper, “The Star”.

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Mr. Paul KOYI

 

Mr. Paul KOYI is the new President of Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA). Paul KOYI has vowed to step up strategic and institutional reforms geared at improving the performance of its members and subsequently contribute to the country's industrialization drive. Mr. Koyi will be representing TCCIA in the Board of Directors of East African Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (EACCIA).

 

     

Mrs. Olive Z. Kigongo

Mrs. Olive Z. KIGONGO is the President of Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UNCCI). She is the longest serving member of EACCIA Board, having been one of its founder members who were instrumental to its establishment in September 2005, together with the leaders of Kenya and Tanzania chambers.

Mrs. Kigongo has many business interests, such as operating a first class hotel of international standards in Kampala, Uganda. She also serves as a Board Member of Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) and is also the current President of IGAD Business Forum. She brings invaluable business experience and connections to the EACCIA Board.

 

Mr. Robert BAPFAKURERA

 

Mr. Robert BAPFAKURERA is the current president of the Private Sector Federation of Rwanda (PSF). Mr. Bapfakurera is also the founder and Managing Director of Roba General Merchants in Kigali Rwanda. His company imports fast moving products such as rice, cooking oil, sugar and soap, from countries as close as Uganda and as far away as Pakistan and Indonesia. Mr. Bapfakurera will be representing PSF in the Board of Directors of East African Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (EACCIA).

 

 

 

Mr. Juliao DIMANDE

 

Mr. Juliao DIMANDE is the current president of the Mozambique Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Mr. Dimande will be representing CCM in the Board of Directors of East African Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (EACCIA).