• Kenneth Makanga
Kenneth

Kenneth Makanga

Partner

BDO Uganda

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Kenneth is responsible for the delivery of BDO services in Uganda as the audit and tax Partner for all clients serviced by BDO East Africa. He has extensive experience in audits, accounting and special assignments for a wide range of corporate, insurance, non-government and other clients.  

Before joining BDO, Kenneth was responsible for establishing the internal audit function at MTN South Sudan from June 2014 to March 2015. While at MTN South Sudan he participated in the formulation of the Operating Company (OPCO) audit plan, scope the audits, and present audit reports to the OPCO Board and MTN Group.

Prior to that Kenneth was an Audit Manager at KPMG Uganda; he gained experience in audits of key multinationals. He has been involved in execution of various assignments in accordance with International Standards on auditing and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).  

From September 2009 to March 2011 Kenneth worked with KPMG LLP, Denver, CO USA where he gained vast experience in audits of Information, Communication and Entertainment industry. During his time in the USA, he was involved in key assignments and gained experience in the application of US GAAP, SEC rules, Sarbanes Oxley (Sox) Act, and evaluation of Internal Controls over Financial Reporting.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

CPA

EDUCATION

Kenneth is a qualified Certified Public Accountant with over ten (10) years’ experience in accounting, audit, taxation and business advisory in diverse industries. Kenneth holds a Bachelors degree in Commerce from Makerere University and is currently pursuing a Masters in Business Administration from Heriot Watt University (Scotland).