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East Africa Energy, Oil & Gas Summit 

Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi Upper Hill, Kenya

NOC Kenya


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Raphael Mgaya

Mr Raphael Mgaya

Executive Director, Tanzania Association of Oil Marketing Companies
Tanzania, United Republic of

Raphael Bahati Tweve Mgaya is currently working as the Executive Director for TAOMAC (Tanzania Association of Oil Marketing Companies). Mr. Mgaya   an advocate and licenced to practice law in Tanzania. He holds LLB (Hons) from the University of Dar es Salaam, LLM (International Development Law and Human Rights) from the University of Warwick in the UK, MBA (Corporate Management) from the University of Mzumbe, LLM in Oil and Gas Law with Distinction from Robert Gordon University Aberdeen in Scotland, MSc in Finance and Investment from the Institute of Finance Management. 

He had previously worked as a Legal Manager (East Africa) for Hansa Group (2016-2019) and also as a Senior Legal Officer for TPDC (2010-2015) and later the Ministry of Energy and Minerals (2015-2016).

In 2015 he participated in a specialized training on mining, oil and gas law in the University of Mississippi from January to May 2015  and later did an internship from May to July 2015 at Wellborn Sullivan Meck and Tooley, P.C. (law firm) in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Mr. Mgaya is a prolific writer and  has published numerous articles and commentaries. 

Participant Testimonials

  • I wish to commend the organisers of EAOGS for bringing together eminent persons and experts to discuss issues affecting the oil and gas industry in Africa
    H.E. Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim
    Secretary General, African Petroleum Producers’ Organization
  • These conferences are very important to all of us involved in the industry to interact, exchange ideas and to learn from one another on what is happening... what is happening in the industry in Africa more importantly
    Florival Mucave
    President, Mozambique Oil & Gas Chamber
  • East Africa is an energy province so this summit is timely considering that East Africa's gas is entering the exploration and production phase
    John Ego
    Manager, Exploration National Oil Corporation of Kenya
  • "The content was very good and very relevant at this formative stage. I’m very grateful to the organisers and I will definitely be back next year"
    James Mureu
    Former Chairman of the Board at Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry