By Spy Uganda
Kampala, Bulindo: President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, through his line Minister, the Minister of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives Hon Amelia Kyambadde has Wednesday appointed Mr.David Livingston Ebiru as the new Executive Director, Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS). He becomes the 4th Executive of the standards agency since its inception.
Ebiru, an economist has been working in an acting capacity for the last six months after the former ED Eng. Ben Manyindo’s contract expired and wasn’t renewed by the powers that be.
Mr. David Livingstone Ebiru holds a 1st Class Master of Commerce (M.COM) Degree majoring in Financial Management from Osmania University, Hyderabad in India and an Upper 2nd Class Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Makerere University, Kampala.
He has also undertaken a number of Professional and Competence-based training with abundant skills mix in various fields, including Finance and Accounting, Public Sector Management, Governance and Risk Management, among others.
Mr. Ebiru has the diverse working experience and Management exposure spanning over 15 years in Senior Management positions, 8 of which he has served as the Deputy Executive Director in charge of Management and Financial Services at UNBS.