September 1, 2020
The Chair of the Africa Scout Foundation, Prof. Maggie Kigozi was listed in the second publication of 100 Most Influential African Women in 2020 by Avance Media.
Apart from being Chairperson of Africa Scout Foundation, Prof. Maggie Kigozi is a medical doctor by profession, a business consultant, and Chancellor of Nkumba University.
She holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery and has practised as a physician in Zambia, Kenya and Uganda. In 1994, Dr Maggie left the medical profession and joined Crown Bottlers Uganda Limited as the Marketing Director where she has worked until her appointment at the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) in 1999.
Dr Maggie has served in various capacities as the Associate Professor, Makerere University; Member of the Global Banking Alliance for Women (GBA) Advisory Board; Director of the Board, Uganda Export Promotion Board & Crown Beverages Limited; Founder, Uganda Investment Authority Women Entrepreneurs Network; Focal Point Officer, Africa Asia Business Forum; Patron, Uganda Change Agents & Junior Chamber International; Patron, Ugandan Diaspora Network; Chief Scout, Uganda Scouts Association; Sportswoman: represented Uganda in Table Tennis, Lawn Tennis, Hockey & Squash.