ASIIMWE IVAN

Qualification

Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Doctor of philosophy (PHD) in cooperatives, Master’s In Business Administration, Professional Financial Management Program, Higher Diploma in Marketing, Certificate in Managing Agriculture as a Business, Certificate in Ownership and Governance and Microfinance Sound practices, Certificate in Financial Analysis Performance Monitoring and Risk management, Certificate in Computer Applications, Certificate in Agricultural Finance.

Experience

CPA Ivan Asiimwe has 14 years’ experience in working with Cooperatives, Currently: General Secretary-Uganda Cooperative Alliance (UCA), Tutor and President of Association of Financial Cooperative Professionals of Uganda with duties like Guiding and managing the Association of Cooperative Management Professionals in Uganda, Tutoring, Worked with; Uganda Cooperative Alliance as Manager Compliance Unit & Certified Trainer with Agriterra, Uganda Cooperative Alliance as the Head of Audit & Supervision with duties like Auditing and supervision of cooperatives, Manager Agribusiness Uganda Cooperative Alliance, Rukiga Savings and Credit Scheme Cooperative Society Limited as the General Manager with responsibilities like Financial Management and Accounting, Monitoring and evaluation, Rubabo People’s Cooperative Society Limited as Assistant Manager/Accountant, Entasi Publications as Sales Representative, Mbarara Business Institute, Mbarara Institute for Social Development, YMCA and Western College Mbarara as Lecturer.

Key competencies

Organizational & Leadership skills, SACCO mentorship & guidance, Performance Analysis & advise for improvement, Internal Audit & Supervision, Agribusiness model design & Implementation guidance, Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Training & Tutoring, Project Planning and Management, Capacity Building, General SACCO management in banking, Monitoring and Evaluation, Team work, Updating Standards of Conduct for cooperatives.

Professional membership

Member of Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU), President of the Association of Financial Cooperative Professionals of Uganda (AFCPU)

Contacts

Phone: +256 782492592 or +256 703751057 Direct Line: 0414 258848 or 0414 258898 Emails: iasiimwe@uca.co.ug or asiimweivan@yahoo.com Website: www.uca.co.ug