Mr. Alex Anganya is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA-U) and a professional auditor with thorough knowledge, strong skills and experience in Internal Auditing, Financial and Treasury Management, and Risk Management with good Leadership skills. This was achieved with over a decade of his balanced internal audit career in both Private and Public Sector Organizations.
Alex began his career from sunset hotel international as an audit assistant rising through the ranks to the positions of assistant internal auditor, assistant accountant and eventually Branch auditor. He was winner of best performance award for distinguished service for the year 2001. He would later move to work with Mada Holdings (U) Limited, a diversified group including chain of Hotels. He worked as an Accountant of a leading four-star Hotel in Jinja, Uganda (Jinja Nile Resort). He was also trained in Nairobi Kenya on quick books accounting package and Capricorn payroll programme.
Alex also served as Head of internal audit of Amolatar district local government for a period of 4 years. Having won the best performance award for district civil service during the year 2008/2009, he was appointed district focal point officer for the implementation of local government good governance and anti-corruption strategy. He was elected Vice chairperson of the Local government internal auditor’s association, an association that brings together all local government internal auditors to discuss pertinent issues of auditing and the profession.
Alex was appointed Senior Internal auditor/ Head of internal audit at URSB and grew to become the Director Internal Audit a position he holds to date. He was elected Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Africa Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) which brings together 19 member states, Uganda Inclusive with headquarters based in Harare Zimbabwe. He served for 4 years. He was also elected the chairperson of the JLOS audit committee, a subcommittee of the JLOS Budget working group, a position he holds to date.
Since assuming the role of Director Internal Audit, Alex has registered tremendous achievements in the areas of Good Governance, Transparency and Accountability which has led to improvement in revenue collection and service delivery generally and as a result, the Bureau is today being rated as one of the best professionally run public sector entity.
Alex holds a Masters degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Commerce Hons. degree (both obtained from Makerere University). He is also a member of the institute of internal auditors- (IIA Global) and also a member of the institute of certified public accountants of Uganda (ICPAU). He holds Certificate in Security Management from Industrial Security Services-Jinja, Certificate of attendance in Para – Legal Trainer from Uganda Human Rights Activists, Trained in Procurement Management by World Shelter Programme International. Trained on Harmonized Approach to Cash Transfers by UNICEF among others.