Dr Shivon Byamukama is the Managing Director of Babyl Rwanda. She is responsible for implementing Babyl’s strategy in Rwanda. Prior to that she was the Company Secretary and Head of Corporate Affairs at Bank of Kigali in charge of the Bank’s Legal Affairs and implementing good Corporate Governance practices for the Bank. Shivon was in charge of the Bank’s, Investor Relations & Shareholder matters, Public Communications and was at the helm of implementing the Bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility strategy.
Prior to joining Bank of Kigali, she was the Company Secretary and Chief Legal Officer for RwandAir, Rwanda’s national carrier. Shivon was an instrumental member of the team that transformed the airline and played a central role in the negotiations of all major aircraft transactions for the company including; the acquisition contracts of the aircraft, aircraft financing and insurance arrangements, aircraft maintenance and technical support contracts, corporation agreements with other airlines, and Bi-lateral agreements.
Shivon has also previously worked with the International Criminal Court at the Hague, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK, Rwanda National Bureau of Standards, Rwanda Ministry of Commerce, Industry, Investment Promotion in different capacities.
She is also one of the co-founders and shareholder of Falcon Capital Investments (FCI). Shivon serves on the boards of MTN Mobile Money, Axis Pension, Mayfair Insurance, Inter University Council East Africa (Audit) and Victoria Motors- Rwanda. She was Awarded the Eisenhower Fellowship 2016.
Shivon has a PhD from Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, Bachelor of Laws Degree from Makerere University- Uganda, and a Diploma in Legal Practice at the Law Development Centre, Kampala, Uganda.