Program Lead, Manufacturing
Olivia is a registered Engineering professional and the lead for manufacturing and process advisory at ILA. Olivia has a good understanding of best practices, process improvement and enabling capabilities that can improve your organization’s effectiveness.
She is experienced in process design (plant design efficiency); energy audit and energy management; Health, Safety and Environment Management. Previously, Olivia worked with the Ministry of Trade Industry and Cooperatives where she participated in the development of various policies and standards and provided technical guidance on good industrial practices to various industries in Uganda.
Olivia also has vast knowledge of innovation systems and worked with the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation on innovation infrastructure development. She graduated with honors from Makerere University with a BSc. degree in Mechanical Engineering and MSc. in Technology Innovation and Industrial Development. Her work on developing technological capabilities in SMEs has been published in a reputable international journal and conference proceedings.