Meet the awesome Team that loves, is passionate and works hard to make a difference in the lives of the young women we work with. PASSION AND SKILLS are the driving force of our team.
Barbara is a ground-breaking innovator dedicated to promoting the economic empowerment of Ugandan girls and women by encouraging greater female participation in Uganda’s technology sector. She is the Director of Hive Colab, a business accelerator and incubator for East African startups, and founder of WITU (Women in Technology Uganda), which encourages, inspires, and trains women in technology. Barbara brings expertise in managing and establishing relationships among entrepreneurs, incubators, venture capitalists, and angel funders from Uganda and abroad.
Ronah is the head of the entrepreneurship team at the WITU Hub, An entrepreneur herself, she owns a photo studio in Kampala
Leticia Nakitende is a Bachelor of Business Administration graduate from Makerere University Business School. She is the Finance and Administration Lead
Maureen Tweyongyere is a strategic advisor at WITU and the Manager of the Career Guidance Centre at Makarere University Business School.
Suzan is an ICT trainer at WITU. She has a degree in IT
Maureen is a life skills trainer and social worker at WITU. She holds a bachelors degree in Social work and social administration.
Last Friday evening, women in the tech and business world met up at Hive Colab to share and network and this time, the ratio of women to men was equal. Barbara Birungi, Director of Hive Colab, Founder of Women In Technology Uganda and curator of the event welcomed everyone and stressed the need for... Read more