Absa Bank, Uganda has appointed Phillip Niwamanya as their Head for the Oil and Gas sector.
“Nwamanya will be responsible for developing the bank’s oil and gas strategy and value chain across business banking, corporate, markets and retail banking,” Absa Bank further said in the appointment that came into effect on October 1, 2021.
Niwamanya has over seven years working experience in strategy development and execution, Tax and Corporate Advisory, Audit and Business Planning gained over several roles held within the financial services and professional services sectors. He joined Absa Bank Uganda in 2018, as a Business Planning Manager and has since worked in different capacities in the areas of business management for markets and business banking, strategy development and execution for the entire Bank.
Prior to joining Absa Bank Uganda, Niwamanya worked as a Senior Tax and Corporate Services Advisor at KPMG Uganda. He is also a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK) and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU). Niwamanya holds an MBA Degree from Edinburgh Business School, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland but also holds a first-Class Bachelor of Science Degree in Geomatics and Land Management from Makerere University.