Management Team

Mr. Robert Mwesigwa Nviiri - Chairman and Managing Director

Mr. Robert Frederick Oliver Mwesigwa Nviiri founded Vule Airways in March 2017. He served as Executive Director of the East African Community Regional Safety Oversight Organisation (RSOO) - Civil Aviation Safety and Security Oversight Agency (CASSOA) from March 2015 – May 2017, and before serving as its Technical Coordinator and pioneer staff in 2007.

He brings onboard Vule Airways an experience of 23 years in civil aviation having served in various portfolios in the Aviation industry since 1994, some of which are Uganda Airlines as a line maintenance engineer and later Planning Engineer, and in East African Airlines, where he played a key role in its establishment and operations in 2002. He served as Manager Planning and Development, and later Director Technical Services in the same East African Airlines between 2002 – 2007 before joining services of the East African Community. He has been a speaker at a number of aviation forums organised by ICAO – International Civil Aviation Organisation, EASA – European Aviation Safety Agency, BAGASOO – Banjul Accord Group Aviation Safety Oversight Organisation, EAC CASSOA, and IQPC – International Quality & Productivity Centre addressing issues on aviation safety and security, including remotely piloted aircraft systems (drones).

Mr. Nviiri holds a Master’s of Science degree in aeronautical engineering from Riga Institute of Civil Aviation Engineers, Latvia, having specialized in aircraft construction and exploitation, and unmanned aerial vehicles. He also trained in aviation threat and risk management, countering improvised explosive devices, bomb threat and counter terrorism in civil aviation. He also attained qualifications in National Security and Aviation Security Management at the Galilee International Management Institute in Co-operation with IATA in Israel.

Justice (Rtd) Lameck Nsubuga Mukasa - Board Director and Company Secretary
Justice (Rtd) Lameck Nsubuga Mukasa, the Company Secretary who began his legal career in 1978 retired as a Judge in September 2015 and is now chambering with Central Alternative Dispute Resolution & Advocates as Mediator and Legal Consultant. He served as a Judge of the High Court of Uganda and deployed to Criminal Court Division of the High Court and appointed Head of the Division as a Head of Division and Senior Judge used to act as Principal Judge during and when the Substantive Principal Judge was absent. He has served in the Uganda judiciary in various portfolios. He also served on international level on a one month’s attachment to the Malawi Commercial Court to evaluate the performance of the Court under BESTAP (Business Environment Strengthening Technical Assistance Project) of the World Bank.
Dr Fixon Akonya Okonye (PH.D, FCCA, CPA, CFE, CIA) - Board Director and Director Finance and Administration

Professional Membership

  • Fellow Association Of Chartered Certified Accountants- UK (FCCA)
  • Certified Public Accountant of Uganda- CPA
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Association Of Certified Fraud Examiners- USA
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)- Institute Of Certified Internal Auditorsv- USA
  • Member Institute Of Internal Auditors, Global
  • Member Institute of Certified Forensic Accountants- Canada- CFAP

 Academic Qualifications

Graduate and Post graduate qualifications like PH.D (Business Administration), MBA (Finance), MA (Public Administration & Management), Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management, B.Comm (Hons) and others from Makerere University, Washington University and others. 

Career

Over 23 years of experience in the Public Sector and Private sector in the areas of External Audit, Internal Audit, Public Financial Management, Training, Business Consultancy and professional Accountancy Practice as a Certified Public Accountant.

Dr. (D.Phil) Jones Yosiya Kyazze - Board Director and Director Public Relations

Dr. (D.Phil) Jones Yosiya Kyazze, as the first Ugandan to serve as International Civil Servant in UNESCO, he rose from the lowest grade to becoming a Principal Director and later UNESCO Representative to the United Nations in New York. He has worked as United Nations Educational, Scientific & Cultural organization (UNESCO) 1972 – 2003.

His greatest achievement while in the US was to successfully negotiate the return of USA to UNESCO which membership the country had abandoned for close to ten years. While in UNESCO as Director for Africa, He coordinated the redistribution of UNESCO Offices in Africa, a mission that allowed him to visit the over 30 countries on the continent.

Princess Margaret Anne Mazzi Wampamba - Board Director

Princess Margaret Anne Mazzi Wampamba, she is an Executive specializing in corporate development and strategic planning. She is an accomplished business leader with over 20 years of management, strategy, product development, delivery and operational experience in the US government. Among others, Princess Mazzi Wampamba, a royal from Buganda Kingdom.

She worked as a Programme specialist for the National Science Foundation, Arlington, Virginia, USA, responsible for programme activities in Mathematical and physical sciences; Office manager and investment advisor, New Africa Investment Fund, Johannesburg, South Africa; Investment assistant Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), Washington DC, USA; and Programme Assistant Airbus Industrie of North America, Herndon, Virginia.

Ms. Perpetua Kabaitira Biraaro - Board Director and Director Internal Audit
Ms. Perpetua Kabaitira Biraaro, is a self-motivated, results oriented and professionally competent project coordinator with over 7 years of experience managing multiple projects simultaneously. She has extensive expertise in managing donor funded activities and highly skilled in budgeting and budgetary control, strategic planning, risk management, needs assessment, quality assurance, communicating deadlines and corporate reporting of results.
Professional Membership
  • Member Association of Chartered Certified Accountants- UK (ACCA)
  • Certified Public Accountant of Uganda- CPA
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)- Institute of Certified Internal Auditors- USA
  • Member Institute of Internal Auditors, Global

Academic Qualifications

B.Comm (Internal Audit) and B.Comm (Honours); University of Pretoria, South Africa