Francis is the founder and managing director of “Cerrium Advisory (formerly MCA)”, a niche management consulting firm operating within Africa to unlock performance and sustainable value across institutions. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants (FCMA); a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA); and a Fellow of the East African Leadership Initiative (ALI) and the Aspen Global Leadership Network (AGLN).

Mr. Mugisha is the immediate past president of the “Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (ICPAR)” and was a board member for the Pan African Federation of Accountants (PAFA) for two years. He is the vice chairman of the Horizon Group; a past member of the East African ‘Superbrands Council’; and has served as BRD chairman since March 2014.

He has over 12 years management consulting experience across sectors and industry. Francis is BSMP (Balanced Scorecard Master Professional) certified, a PEFA consultant and practices the Memetor leadership methodology.

Mr. Mugisha believes that “a society grows significantly when each one plants trees whose shade they know they will not use.”