Ian Rumanyika appointed new Head of External and General Affairs at Uganda Baati

Ian Roumanyika

Ian Rumanyika has been appointed as the new Head of External and Institutional Affairs at Uganda Baati Limited. Rumanyika joins Uganda Baati with over 12 years of experience in the communications industry.

Rumanyika is an award-winning PR practitioner, ranked as one of the best PR and Marketing Practitioners in Uganda, Top 40 Under 40 by Vision Group-2019, Top 100 Global PR influencers, number 23 by Commentric international.

Rumanyika previously worked at the Uganda Revenue Authority as Director of Public and Corporate Affairs, where he worked for approximately 11 years.

Rumanyika holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Post Graduate Diploma in Public Relations CIPR-UK. Over the years, he has gained knowledge and experience in resolving and delivering solutions to complex and difficult strategic business issues using proven public relations and communications models.

Rumanyika’s role at Uganda Baati will be to provide strategic direction for Uganda Baati’s external affairs and corporate communications, including overseeing stakeholder engagement and public relations. He will be responsible for managing relationships with Uganda Baati’s external stakeholders while creating impactful and fact-based advocacy and a strong brand in a competitive environment, in addition to this he will be the Liaison Officer for the Safal Group Africa External, Corporate Affairs and Advocacy for the purposes of the Group’s consolidations and an approach focused on regional issues.

Speaking about the new appointment, Ugandan business leader Baati George Arodi welcomed Rumanyika to the Ugandan Baati family. “We are delighted to have Ian Rumanyika join us as Head of External Affairs and Corporate. We are certain that this appointment will be an added value for our organization and the Safal group in general. he noted.



Shirlene J. Manley