Our Uganda Team

Edmund Ahabwe

Edmund Ahabwe

Programme Manager

Edmund is our Programme Manager. He joined KICS in January 2015 as a volunteer, and since then has risen through different positions to reach his current role today. He has a background in development and is experienced in project planning and management, project coordination, networking, and Monitoring and Evaluation. He holds a MA in Development Studies.

Oliver Kebirungi

Oliver Kebirungi

Projects Coordinator

Oliver is our Projects Coordinator at KICS. She has held this position since she started working with KICS in 2013. Her background is in counselling and guidance, and she has experience in community mobilisation, adult literacy training, and psycho-social counselling. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Counselling and Guidance.

Viorah Amutuheire

Viorah Amutuheire

Finance & Administration Officer

Viorah joined KICS in March 2021 as Projects Officer. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Mbarara University of Science and Technology. She has experience in administration and accounting. Viorah was promoted to Finance and Administration Officer from Project Officer in January 2022 having shown a passion for all aspects of her work.

Caroline Ainembabazi

Caroline Ainembabazi

Portfolio Officer

Caroline joined KICS in October 2021 as Portfolio Officer. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Science in Accounting and Finance from Mbarara University. She previously worked in public relations, planning and accounting in the hospitality sector.

Mary Racheal Natujuna

Mary Racheal Natujuna

Projects Officer

Mary joined KICS in October 2021 as a Projects Officer. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management from Makerere University. She has experience in data collection and community mobilization from her previous jobs in rural development.

Our UK Team

Madeleine Joubert

Madeleine Joubert

Chair

Madeleine is an expert in supply chains and procurement, most recently at Accenture and GSK, and currently at BDO. Originally from South Africa, she has volunteered for many charities and is passionate about effective sustainable projects that unlock potential. She joined KICS as chair in November 2021.

Fiona Bristow

Fiona Bristow

Trustee and Director

Fiona has been a KICS trustee since 2015 and took over the role of KICS Director in 2016. She has a background in international development and experience in reproductive health, community development, and fundraising.

John Watson

John Watson

Treasurer Trustee

John joined as treasurer and trustee in 2019. He is a Management Consultant with 15 years experience advising financial services institutions and government departments. John has 10 years experience as a governor and treasurer in the UK education sector, and a degree in mathematics from the University of Bath.

Anna McKane

Anna McKane

Trustee and Secretary

Anna was formerly a British political correspondent at Reuters and Deputy Features Editor. She taught journalism at City University, becoming Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Journalism Department and a Reader in Journalism.

Laura Millilo

Laura Millilo

Trustee

Laura joined as trustee in 2020. She has a MSc in Sustainability and Social Innovation from HEC Paris. She is a Strategy Analyst at Accenture UK, tackling large transformation projects in energy. Previously she worked in East and West Africa for four years on livelihoods and private sector development, particularly in Uganda, supporting small and medium sized enterprises.

Carol Sherman

Carol Sherman

Trustee

Carol has over 35 years’ experience working for international non-government organisations in senior roles working on large scale programs and operations in complex emergencies in low-income countries in MENA, Asia, Africa, Pacific and the Balkans. She joined KICS as a trustee in 2021.

Anne Maklan

Anne Maklan

Volunteer and Secretary to the Board

Anne has been a volunteer with KICS since 2012, and took on the roles of Secretary to the KICS-UK Board of Trustees and Donations Co-ordinator in 2014. She has a background in administration within international organisations.