Vision Group Board of Directors

David Ssebabi - Chairman

Mr. David holds a B.Com (Hons) degree of Makerere University Kampala and a Masters in Finance from Strathclyde University in Glasgow, Scotland UK. He is the Director of Uganda’s Privatization and Utility Sector Reform project under the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development and a seasoned Financial Analyst with experience in banking, parastatal monitoring and Utility Reform & Restructuring. He has served on the Board of the National Water and Sewerage Corporation, Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Ltd, Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Ltd, and National Insurance Corporation Ltd.

Robert Kabushenga, Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Robert is a holder of a Bachelor of Laws degree from Makerere University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre, Kampala. He is an advocate of the High Court of Uganda and a member of the Uganda and East Africa Law Society. Robert joined The New Vision as CEO on January 1, 2007. He has previously served as the Executive Director of the Uganda Media Centre, Company Secretary and Legal Officer of New Vision Printing and Publishing Company as well as Legal and Administration Officer of the Monitor Publications Ltd.

Captain Gad Gasaatura, Non-Executive Director

Captain Gad holds an MSc degree in air transport management (from City University, London). He is a former Member of Parliament, a retired commercial pilot & aircraft engineer and a management consultant (specialising in organisation development). He is a Member of the governing council Institute of Corporate Governance of Uganda (ICGU) (chairman education & training committee), chairman Uganda Electricity Distribution Co. (UEDCL), and the director Diamond Trust Bank (Chairman Board Audit Committee).

Hon. Steven Bamwanga, Non-Executive Director

Hon. Stephen is a registered surveyor of Uganda with broad exposure and experience in management.He is a partner with Associated Consultants, a former member of parliament and a fellow of the institution of surveyors of Uganda who served as an executive member of the Uganda Association of Technical Professions. He is a board member of Uganda Surveyors Registration Board; chairman board of directors of Stem Computing International; chairman board of directors, Amber House Limited; chairman, Christeve (U) Limited; and Chairman Karobwa Diary Farm Limited.

Mr. Oode-Obella, Non-Executive Director

Mr. Oode holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (banking option) from Makerere University in Kampala.He was a finance officer in the ministry of finance planning and economic development since 1976 where he worked his way up to the office of assistant commissioner in 1995 which position he held till August of 2010. He has served on the boards of Kakira Sugar Works from 1992-2000; National Water and Sewerage Corporation 1988-1999; Uganda Development Bank 1992-1994; and Mehta Group of Companies 1987-1996.

Dr. Monica Chibita, Non-Executive Director

Dr. Chibita holds D. Litt. et Phil. (Communication) from the University of South Africa, an M.A. in Journalism from the University of Iowa and a B.A/ Education (Hons.) from Makerere University.Monica is a senior lecturer in the department of Mass-Communication at Makerere University and a published author.She is a former board member of the Broadcasting Council; a board member of Hope Alive! (an NGO that ministers to orphans and fragile families in four districts of Uganda); member Public Relations and Communication Advisory Board, Makerere University; board member African Centre for Media Excellence (ACME); and panel member, Africa Media Barometer (Uganda).

Ms. Grace Dwonga, Non-Executive Director

Ms. Grace holds a bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree from Makerere University and CIMA from the London School of Accountancy. She is the Executive Director, Finance - VitaFoam (U) Ltd and the former Executive Director, Finance – Uganda Industrial Properties Ltd. She currently sits on the board of directors of Vitafoam (U) Ltd as well as on the board of Uganda Industrial Properties Ltd.

Charles Tukacungurwa, Non-Executive Director

Mr. Charles holds a Bachelor of Science degree in botany and zoology from Makerere University and a Masters degree in agriculture plant breeding from the school of Agriculture of the University of Aberdeen Scotland (1979). He is a self employed consultant in agriculture and a general businessman in forex bureau, property and general merchandise business. He has formerly served in the public service for 30 years in different organizations like with the Government of Uganda, the former East African Community, the Agricultural Secretariat of Bank of Uganda and the Ministry of Finance. He is currently a non executive director on the board of NIC and a former director on the Board of Uganda Rayon Textiles with considerable experience in both private and public sectors of the Ugandan economy.