Meet Our Board

A team of experienced professionals with integrity.

1-John-Darlington-Sakwa-Founder-and-CEO

John Darlington Sakwa


Founder and CEO

John is a finance professional with a bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science from Makerere University, Kampala. Before founding Focal Development Finance Limited, he worked in the Pension as an Assistant Pension Consult specializing in financial analysis and modelling.

David Emitu-Chairman

David Emitu


Chairman

David is a business man. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences and professional qualifications in accounting; ACCA and CPA Kenya. Prior to fulltime involvement in business, David worked in the banking sector.


2-Doreen-Balaza-Director

Doreen Balaza


Board Member

Doreen is a business woman. She is a chartered secretary (ICSA-UK) and holds a bachelor’s degree in Development Studies from Makerere University, Kampala.

3_Paul_Kahigi_Director

Paul Kahigi


Board Member

Paul is a qualified lawyer with over ten years of experience. He also holds two Master’s degrees, one in Intellectual Property (Africa University, Zimbabwe) and another in Managerial Studies (Uganda Management Institute, Kampala).

4_Byron_Nicco_Osiro_Director

Byron Nicco Osiro


Board Member

Byron is an Information Technology specialist with over 9 years of experience in computer systems, network management and IT solutions implementation. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and Computing from Kyambogo University, Kampala