Our Vision – To be the leading producer and supplier of quality cement and related products as well as solutions in the GREAT LAKES REGION while maximizing stakeholder value.
Director General of the Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB). Prior to that he was the Chief Digital Officer (CDO) at the Bank of Kigali Plc, leading the digital transformation of the bank
before that, Mr. Rugemanshuro was the first Chief Executive Officer of BK TecHouse Ltd, the Tech subsidiary of Bank of Kigali Group Plc where his work in the two years he spent there earned him the 2018 All Africa Business Leaders Award (AABLA) as Finalist for East Africa Innovator of the Year. Under his leadership, BK TecHouse was voted and awarded the 2017 Best Technology Company in Rwanda by the Smart Service Awards. Prior to joining BK Group Plc,
Mr. Rugemanshuro spent his career in the United States consulting for the global Tech giants such as Hewlett Packard (HP) as a Program Manager and later with Accenture PLC in Seattle, Washington. During his time there, his main clients included Microsoft and T-Mobile. His area of focus is at the intersection of Business and Technology; his expertise is in helping organizations realize the promise of the digital revolution via adoption of modern engineering platforms and practices. He is a servant leader known for his high energy and contagious passion to solving complex problems.
He is also a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) by the Global Project Management Institute (PMI) as well as a Certified SAFE Program Consultant (SPC4) by the Global Scaled Agile Academy. He has a bachelor’s degree in science information technologies and an MBA in Management both from Misericordia University in Pennsylvania.
Ms. Chrissie Moloseni is a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) with Chartered Institute of Management Accounts UK.
She has over 20 years experience in leading financial functions of service and manufacturing operations. in Finance and Operations Management with track record of delivering performance.
She holds an MBA from the University of Bradford – School of Management (UK) and a Bachelor of Accountancy Degree from the University of Malawi. She further obtained Executive leadership training from IMD, Geneva Switzerland and INSEAD Business School, Paris, France and Gordon Business School in South Africa. Chrissie Moloseni is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Malawi.
Ms. Chrissie Moloseni is the Head of Finance for PPC International covering the PPC Africa operations in Rwanda, DRC, Ethiopia and Zimbabwe. Prior to joining the PPC Group in South Africa, she worked for the LafargeHolcim Group as Chief Financial Officer for Lafarge South Africa and prior to that she was Chief Financial Officer for Lafarge Zambia Plc. Before joining Lafarge Group she worked as the Finance Director for Alexander Forbes Malawi Ltd. She serves as a director and Chairperson of CIMERWA plc, a director and a member of the Board of PPC Zimbabwe, a member of PPC Barnet DRC and serves as a Chairperson of the Audit Committee of the PPC Barnet Group. Chrissie has also served on various boards in the manufacturing and financial institutions in South Africa and Sub-Sahara Region in Africa over the period.
Mr. Nyrimihigo is a career banker with over 30 years’ experience in project financing. He previously worked with the Central Bank of Burundi and later was Director General of Rwanda Development Bank and Director General of the African Guarantee Fund in Niger. He is now in private business as a real estate developer and is a Board member of Rwanda Investment Group. Mr. Nyirimihigo is a graduate of Nairobi University and has a post graduate diploma in Banking from CNAM University of France.
Appointed to board 1 October 2019 Areas of expertise and contribution
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Albert K. Sigei joined CIMERWA PPC as Chief Executive Officer on 06th January 2020. He comes as an experienced executive with more than 18 years’ experience in the cement industry. He has lived and worked in varied cross-cultural geographies including Kenya, Egypt, Nigeria, UK and Malawi. With a sterling work pedigree in Business Development, Business Management and Change Management, he has a keen eye for business and a sharp mind for decisions. Just the right attributes for a captain of the ship. Albert’s multi-disciplinary background including Engineering, Finance, IT, Risk Management and leadership set the stage for his 18 year old career in the durables sector. He has a first class honors Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Nairobi, is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and graduated from various executive courses offered by Ivy league Business Schools – INSEAD, London Business School, HEC Paris and The Ivey Business School at Western University. He is passionate about Africa hence his unwavering focus on the importance of alignment between business purpose and societal needs.
Edward is the Managing Director of Tendo Consulting SA (Pty) Ltd. Prior to that he was a partner at Ernst & Young Advisory Services in South Africa where he serviced in various capacities over a 26 year period. A holder of CA(SA), CPA(K), MBA ( Manchester University) and Bcomm ( UON), Edward’s core competencies revolve around: financial management and reporting, risk management and control transformation. He also serves in boards and audit committees of other organisations in East and South Africa across private and as well as public sector
Florida Kabasinga is the Founder and Managing Partner of Certa Law Chambers, one of Rwanda’s leading Law Firms. After almost a decade practicing on the international legal circuit with the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda as a Case Manager, Assistant Appeals Counsel and Appeals Counsel. Florida returned to Rwanda where she occupied different positions from 2012. In 2016, Florida established Certa Law which primarily represents banks and commercial clients. She sits on the Board of Guaranty Trust Bank. Florida leads Certa’s strategic vision and heads its Alternative Dispute Resolution practice (mediation & arbitration). She is an expert in labor matters and is a prolific litigator, mediator and arbitrator in different aspects of legal practice in Rwanda. She has appeared as an expert witness in different national jurisdictions and lectures in law at different universities. Florida holds a Master of Laws degree (Magna cum Laude) from the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, USA and a Bachelor of Laws degree (Hons) from Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. She is a member of the Rwanda Bar Association, the East African Law Society, the American Bar Association, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Kigali Arbitration Center and is a court appointed mediator
Sternford Moyo has been a lawyer for about 40 years. He is the Senior Partner of Scanlen and Holderness, one of the largest law firms in Zimbabwe established in 1894 It is ranked in band one by Chambers Directory. Mr Moyo is individually ranked in band one by the same directory. He specialises in commercial law, corporate law and mining law. Mr Moyo is a former President of the Law Society of Zimbabwe and the Southern African Development Community Lawyers Association. Presently, he is the President of the International Bar Association. He is the first African lawyer to be elected to that position in the 74 years of the association. During his many years in practice as a lawyer, he has acted as a director of a number of companies. He is a former director and chairperson of Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe Limited, a member of the Standard Bank Group which is one of the leading commercial banks in Zimbabwe. He is, furthermore, a former chairperson of the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority and Schweppes Zimbabwe Limited, one of the leading bottling companies in Zimbabwe. Presently, he is the chairperson of Delta Corporation Limited, one of the largest Zimbabwean companies listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange. He is, furthermore, a director of Padenga Holdings Limited, a company listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange which has interests in crocodiles and mining, PPC Zimbabwe Limited, the leading cement company in Zimbabwe and Alpha Media Holdings Limited, the largest independent media company in Zimbabwe
Formerly with Bank of Kigali as Chief Finance Officer for over 4 years and on to Prime Insurance as CEO, John comes with a wealth of knowledge] in Business Finance Management and Planning An avid numbers gentleman who had a broad understanding of business leads our Finance Division as the Chief Finance Officer
With over 25 years of commercial and leadership experience in financial services, mainly retail banking and card merchant services with full P&L responsibilities, Eunice has Notable expertise in commercial strategy, business building and expansion through acquisitions and organic growth in highly regulated multinational companies – Absa Bank Kenya Ltd (formerly Barclays Bank Kenya), Barclays Head Office London, UK and she also held a regional job in Barclaycard International with responsibility in 32 countries in Africa. She has Sector expertise in commercial risk & security having worked at executive levels for G4S Kenya, an international integrated security solutions provider with presence in over 120 countries, second largest employer globally with PBITA of approximately £427M
Anita D. Umuhire is a dynamic Chartered Accountant with over 14 years’ experience in Finance gained in various sectors: banking, audit, not-for-profit and the FMCG (Fast-Moving Consumer Goods) industry; spanning markets such as South Africa, Rwanda and Kenya. She is a member in good standing with both the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda. She holds an MBA in Leadership and Sustainability from the University of Cumbria, Robert Kennedy College and is currently pursuing CFA level II. She is currently the Deputy Managing Director of Inyange Industries and its subsidiaries
Godfrey joined CIMERWA on 18th September 2020 as the Head of Legal, Corporate affairs and Company Secretary. He will help streamline the functioning of the Legal and Corporate affairs Department and oversee and steer legal and regulatory compliance.
to joining CIMERWA, Godfrey worked as the Legal advisor and Company Secretary for BRALIRWA Plc (Heineken and Coca-Cola Rwanda). He also worked with Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) as the Legal Director, Head of the Modernisation Team and Principal Internal affairs. He has a wide range of experience in legal advisory, corporate governance, teaching/lecturing law and Consulting in different areas of law.
Godfrey has in past consulted for various Non-governmental organisations (USAID, University of Massachusetts- Boston-USA, International Labour Organisation (ILO), TROCAIRE international, Great Lakes Initiative for Human Rights and Development (GLIHD), Winrock International, Tetra Link East Africa, Institute of Policy Analysis and Research (IPAR)-Rwanda, etc); and Ministries and Institutions (MINIJUST, MIFOTRA, REMA, MINEAC, ILPD, etc).
Godfrey holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Rwanda and Master’s degree in Commercial Law (LLM) from the University of Cape Town- South Africa. He also holds a Diplome d’étude en langue française from the University of Rwanda and several certificates in various areas of law, good governance and performance evaluation and management.
Rizah joins CIMERWA as Head, Supply chain. She is at the helm of leadership oversight and guidance to a large supply chain management and technical team. She manages strategic relationships with business partners and clients in order to enable supply chain optimization.
Rizah joins us with a career that spans over fifteen years in Supply Chain, both in Rwanda and Kenya. Over the last eight years, she was working as Supply chain manager at Heineken Bralirwa and three years as Procurement Manager at KCB Bank tasked with local SC operations, customer service, supply planning, inbound/outbound logistics, warehousing and strategic sourcing.
She has a first-class honor master’s degree in Operations and Production from India and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the National University of Rwanda.
Rizah has excellent leadership and influence skills, able to bring vision to a group and cross departments by demonstrating strong customer service mindset required. Rizah is a strong communicator, resourceful and creative with a capability of turning ideals into plans and executing them impeccably
Having worked in the public sector with the National Capacity Building secretariat, Supreme Court of Rwanda, Bank of Rwanda and now the private sector with CIMERWA, Paul comes with multifaceted perspectives on people management Paul has helped CIMERWA develop a people first culture that enables better output for the organization as a whole. Paul is a graduate of Makerere University
Hailing from Madagascar, Mamy comes equipped with more than 20 years of cement industry experience with LaFargeHolcim. He worked across different markets including Madagascar, Phillipines, Comoros and Malawi and has held various positions
including Maintenance Manager, Production Manager, Project Manager and Plant Manager.
He is a motivational leader with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering coupled with hands-on technical knowledge. He is also a good communicator, listener and relationship-builder across departmen