Dr. Josephine Wapakabulo is the CEO of the Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC), and the first woman founding CEO of a National Oil Company. Dr. Wapakabulo has over 18 years’ professional experience in multinational companies in various sectors including, Oil & Gas, Defence, Aerospace and IT consulting and is a Board Director of the Equity Group’s fintech company Finserve Africa. She obtained her executive level experience in the UK, Germany, Australia, Uganda and Kenya.
Dr. Wapakabulo is a Chartered Engineer and holds a PhD in Information Science focused on big data and has published a book on the adoption of data-exchange standards and knowledge management technologies in Defence and Oil & Gas companies. She obtained her Global Executive MBA from INSEAD business school in France.