Kampala, Uganda. 23 June 2021 – BrighterMonday, the single largest job placement platform in East Africa, has announced the appointment of Brian Ntambirweki as the new CEO. To ensure growth and sustainability for the relaunched business, ROAM recently appointed Brian Ntambirweki as Chief Executive at BrighterMonday Uganda; he previously served as Marketing Manager at the firm in 2015.
Brian’s career spans over a decade and he has built considerable experience in Strategy Development & Execution, Team Leadership & Management, Financial Management, Product Positioning & Branding, Marketing Strategies & Campaigns, PR & Corporate Communications, as well as Negotiating & Maintaining Partnerships. Brian has led diverse teams in the education and recruitment sectors; and worked with BrighterMonday Uganda in 2015/16 as Marketing Manager, facilitating the growth of the brand and cementing BrighterMonday’s market-leading position in Uganda. Brian holds a Master of Science in Finance and Investment from the University of Edinburgh. Most recently, he is a Mastercard Foundation Mentor and served as a Global Shaper with the World Economic Forum; and Marketing Director at Nexus International University (formerly Virtual University of Uganda).
Commenting on his new role as CEO, Brian Ntambirweki said “ I’m excited to re-join the BrighterMonday Uganda team that thrives on passion, innovation and excellence. BrighterMonday has gone a long way in its aim to digitise Human Resources and Transform Productivity in Uganda – through superior technology, operational excellence and impeccable customer care. I’m passionate about improving business efficiency, as well as improving people’s livelihoods. I believe that BrighterMonday provides an intersection for my passions and I’m looking forward to steering the company to greater heights and positioning BrighterMonday as the recruitment partner of choice in Uganda.”
Hilda Kragha, Managing Director of ROAM Africa Jobs added “I am delighted that Brian has taken on this position. Brian’s expertise, of the East African market and high performance, is what makes him the perfect person to anchor the relaunch of BrighterMonday Uganda. I look forward to working with him to take BrighterMonday Uganda to even greater heights.”
Brian took on his role as CEO on March 11 2021. The skilled strategist and seasoned leader has since his appointment built a strong team of 12 experts focused on delivering exceptional value to employers and jobseekers.
About BrighterMonday Uganda
Relaunched in 2021, BrighterMonday Uganda is an online platform that provides placement for jobseekers, as well as the best selection of candidates for companies hiring. It is the leading job placement website in East Africa and has the vision to become the leading source of talent in every market it operates in by simplifying job searching and talent acquisition; matching the right set of skills with employers’ needs. For more information about the online placement platform visit www.brightermonday.co.ug