Board Secretary’s Office & Corporate Services Directorate

The directorate is headed by the Board Secretary/Head of Corporate Services. In addition to being responsible for Board matters, the Board Secretary is the custodian of legal documents of the Authority.
The directorate comprises four departments: Management Information Systems (MIS); Finance; Human Resource, and Administration.

A) MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS (MIS) DEPARTMENT
This department is responsible for coordinating the development and implementation of appropriate Management Information Systems to ensure timely availability of relevant information for key UCDA stakeholders. It also facilitates quick decision making and reporting at all levels.It ensures a functional results-based monitoring and evaluation system.
The department provides guidance on Information Communication Technology (ICT) to ensure that UCDA is compliant in terms of connectivity(both intranet and extranet).

 B) HUMAN RESOURCE DEPARTMENT
Headed by the HR Manager, the department is responsible for human resource management; recruitment, retention, and motivation of staff. The department is also responsible for career development of staff to improve their efficiency in service delivery.

 C) LEGAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Headed by the Legal Manager, the department is responsible for providing professional legal advice to Management on all aspects of national  laws and regulations including litigation, contractual issues, governance, personnel, administration and statutory compliance.

D) FINANCE DEPARTMENT
The Finance Department is responsible for Treasury Management, preparing Financial Accounts and Management Accounts and ensure proper accounts and records of the Authority’s transactions and affairs.

    E) ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT
This department is responsible for development, redevelopment and maintenance of UCDA properties as well as efficient deployment of corporate assets.

Staff
1 Andrew Kilama Lajul                       Board Secretary / Director Corporate Services
2 Peruth Kasozi                                  Executive Personal Assistant
3 Nina L. Nassuna                              Finance Manager
4 Angelita Musimenta                        Human Resource Manager
5 Freda Muhumuza                            Accountant
6 Michael Mugenyi                             Administration Manager

7 Lydia Kitakufe                                Management Information Systems Manager
8 Valentine Bette                               Systems and Network Administrator
9 Arnold Kabeho                               Human Resource Officer
10 Sam Tayebwa                               Accountant
11 Moses Seremba                           Accounts Assistant
12 Alex Mawanda                             Accountant
13 Peter Masai                                  Driver
14 Michael Mukyusa                         Driver
15 Arone Malubya Kyambadde         Driver
16 Phillomera Rujumba                    Stores and Logistic Officer

PARTNERSHIPS

  • Ministries 
  • Departments and Agencies 
  • Private sector 
  • Development partners
  • Regional and int'l institutions
  • Research institutions 

WHAT WE DO

  • Development Services
  • Business Development and Strategy Services
  • Quality and Regulation Services
  • Corporate Services

FOCUS AREAS

  • Agricultural market support
  • Climate action
  • Pests and diseases
  • Women in coffee
  • Sustainable livelihoods

Contact info

Coffee House,
Plot 35 Jinja Road,
P.O.Box 7267,Kampala, Uganda
Tel: (+256)-414-256940 / 312-260470
Fax: +256-414-256994