Digital Session on Doing Business with Uganda

By Uganda Investment Authority

Uganda Investment Authority has partnered with the High Commission of Uganda, New Delhi, and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) to organize a digital session of Doing Business in Uganda on 18th August 2020 at 12:30 to 14:30 pm EAT. Ajanta Pharma Limited and Meridian are sponsoring the event.


To Register, Follow the link in the flyer below

Event Program


12:30 – 12:33 pm

Welcome Remarks
Mr E B Rajesh
Regional Director – Africa Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)


12:33 – 12:40pm

Opening Remarks by Session Moderator

Mr. Gideon Badagawa
Executive Director
Private Sector Foundation, Uganda (PSFU)

12:40 – 12:50 pm

Presentation on Trade & Investment Opportunities in Uganda

Mr Lawrence Byensi
Acting Director General
Uganda Investment Authority (UIA)

12:50 – 1:00 pm

Presentation on opportunities in Agro-industry
Mr David Baziwane* (tbc)
Senior Projects Officer, Agro-Industry Uganda Development Corporation (UDC)

1:00 – 1:10 pm

Presentation on financing options for doing business with Uganda
Mr Sunil Rajguru
Resident Representative, East-Africa Regional Office Exim Bank of India

1:10 – 12:20 pm



1:20 – 1:30 pm
Sharing experience on doing business with Uganda
Pharmaceuticals
Mr Madhusudan Agrawal
Honorary Consul of Uganda, Mumbai & Vice Chairman, Ajanta Pharma Ltd


Textiles & Apparels
Mr Vinod Saraogi
Honorary Consul Designate of Uganda, Chennai & Chairman, Meridian Global Ventures Pvt Ltd

1:30 – 1:45 pm

Keynote Address

H.E. Mrs. Grace Akello
High Commissioner
High Commission of Uganda, New Delhi

1:45 – 2:00 pm

Keynote Address

H.E. Mr. A Ajay Kumar
High Commissioner
High Commission of India, Kampala
2:00 – 2:15 pmOpen Discussion and Q & A

2:15 – 2: 30 pmClosing Remarks by Mr. E B Rajesh