Eng. Irene Kaggwa Sewankambo

Executive Director and Director Engineering and Communications Infrastructure, Uganda Communication Commission

Eng. Irene Kaggwa Sewankambo

Speaker Bio


Irene Kaggwa Sewankambo was appointed has been the Acting Executive Director of the Uganda Communications Commission since in February 2020. Prior to that appointment, Mrs. Kaggwa Sewankambo was the Director of Engineering and Communications Infrastructure at the Commission, a position she continues to hold alongside that of Ag. Executive Director.



She possesses a vast experience spanning over 21 years in policy development, research, regulation and implementation in various aspects of ICT development. She has served in different roles at the different levels of management in the organisation.



A registered engineer by profession, Mrs. Sewankambo holds a Master of Science in Communications Systems and Signal Processing from the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom and a Master of Science in Economic Management and Policy (Business Economic Pathway) from the University of Strathclyde in the United Kingdom. She acquired her Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Makerere University in Kampala.