Dr. Josephine Wapakabulo has been the CEO of the Uganda National Oil Company since 2016 and the first woman inaugural CEO of a National Oil Company.
She has over 17 years of professional experience with a focus on strategy development and implementation, quality and continuous improvement, and engineering management in multinational companies, in oil and gas, defence, aerospace and IT consulting. She obtained her executive level experience in the UK, Germany, Australia and Uganda.
Josephine holds a PhD in Information Science focused on big data and published a book on the adoption of data-exchange standards and knowledge management technologies in defence and oil and gas companies. She obtained her Global Executive MBA from INSEAD business school in France.