Deus TIRWAKUNDA - UgandanDirector Finance & Adinmistration
Deus joined Kilimo Trust East Africa as an Accountant in 2008. During his stay at Kilimo Trust, Deus has ensured that Kilimo Trust East Africa achieves sound financial management and performance with the following pillars: Unqualified Audit Reports since the inception of the trust in 2005 to date; Compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards by ensuring that Kilimo Trust adheres to set International Financial Reporting Standards - IFRS’s and International Accounting Standards - IAS’s; Internal Control Systems by ensuring a robust internal controls and the enabling control environment that has allowed proper financial reporting; and lastly, Compliance with Tax and other Regulations in the EAC region where the trust operates.
Deus has accumulated over 7 years of experience in financial management for projects. He has been the reviewer and advisor of Kilimo Trust management on grantee financial systems and reports and advised management. He is also instrumental in preparing program budgets as well as ensuring adherence to set budgets. Before joining Kilimo Trust East Africa, Deus was an Auditor with Kazibwe Kenneth and Steven Certified Public Accounts. Deus is a Certified Accountant (CPA). He is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda and has been serving on the Members’ Services Committee of the Institute for 3 years. He is also experienced in financial management of development projects and programs.
Deus holds a masters’ degree in Finance and Control.