Amb. Dr. Benjamin M RugangaziChairman
Rugangazi Benjamin M. is an entrepreneur with broad leadership skills in government and academia. He is currently the Executive Manager of Nema Compamy Ltd, a private owned light manufacturing and Agro-processing company in Rwanda. Dr. Rugaganzi started his career in Veterinary Medicine in 1982, before later venturing into the investment arena. Between 1995 and 2004, he served the Chief Executive Officer of Tri-Star investments; a private company with investments in mobile telephony in East Africa, construction and agricultural projects. Thereafter he joined the government of Rwanda, serving as a diplomat and served as Ambassador to China and six other South Asian countries and later as Rwanda’s High Commissioner to Tanzania. He holds a PhD. in Veterinary Science from the University of Nairobi and an Executive Business Management Certificate from UCLA, USA. He has written and co-authored Academic Publications. Dr. Rugaganzi is a member of the board of Phoenix Rwanda Insurance Company.