Born 39 years ago, a father and husband. Started off my accountancy career in 2004 at Ibero Uganda-Coffee exporters as an Accounts Assistant.
From their he was introduced to accountancy for export oriented organizations and sun accounting software for book keeping and analysis. From Ibero joined Paraa safari lodge Murchison in 2007 as Accountant. Spear headed the implementation of electronic book keeping at the Hotel(sun system) and electronic sales points.(Fidelio)
For 10 years now at Wagagai ltd has risen through the ranks from Accountant, Senior accountant now Manager Accounts at the organization. Day to day am charged with financial reporting, controls and ensuring compliance with different regulators.
Notably at Wagagai I have initiated a graduate trainee program were fresh graduates are trained as Management trainees and many times recruited within the organization. Spear headed financial inclusion for mostly the blue collar workers and service providers in the Horticultural sector who provide 90% of the labor force and inputs at the farm and the industry at large.
Been instrumental on digitizing the company especially with automation and mechanization of business processes and activities within the organization. Been the lead promoter in starting and running a Sacco for employees for the company which has a capitalization of 200m.
CPA Tishekwa Samuel is a practicing accountant licensed by Institute Certified Public Accountant Uganda. He served as an accountant at Wagagai Ltd, ILISO Consulting (pty) Ltd and Kiru General Services as a finance manager before he become a Practitioner at YTS certified Public Accountants.
He holds a master’s degree of Business Administration from Uganda Management Institute and Bachelor’s degree in commerce from Makerere University.
For over 11 years he has participated in private, Donor and government funded project feasibility studies for specifically as a financial and economic analyst. He has a vast knowledge of auditing and assurance, he has led audit teams in the audit of private entities and Donor funded projects. He is an expert in financial reporting and Knowledgeable in organizational behavior management, and strategic planning. He has a vast knowledge of both domestic taxes as well as customs tax.
He is a Business & Investment Consultant with YOUNG TREPS and a business development manager at Campus Doctor (Co-founder at both). He is also a business writer/columnist with Nile Post, C.E.O Magazine and a regular guest on NBS Lets Talk Money a segment on the 9 PM English (prime) news. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer science and a master’s Degree in business administration.