Eng. Ziria Tibalwa Waako has been appointed the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ERA. Ziria replaces Dr. Benon Mutambi who in December last year was appointed Permanent Secretary Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Eng. Ziria who until this appointment was the Director of the Technical Regulation Department holds an MSc. and BSc. Electrical Engineering, both from Makerere University, and a Master of Business Administration in Leadership from Walden University, USA.
Eng. Ziria is a Registered Engineer and Member of the Uganda Institute of Professional Engineers with 23 years of work experience in the electricity Sector, eight of which were at Senior Management positions. Ziria has vast knowledge and insights of the Electricity Supply Industry and its’ challenges, having worked in the sector throughout all her working life.