Ms. REBECCA RUZIBUKA
MBA, CSP

Ms. Rebecca is a Rwandese resident with over 15 years experience in research, consultancy and academics. She is a member of the Japanese Association of Overseas Technical Scholarship (AOTS), Member of the American Marketing Association (AMA) and Member of the Tanzania National Board of Material Management. Rebecca is an MBA from the University of Emporia State University, Kansas USA. She has lectured at Mzumbe University in Tanzania and until recently she was a lecturer in entrepreneurship at Kigali Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) in Rwanda. She has participated in many small business development programs in Rwanda and Tanzania and was head of entrepreneurship department at KIST. Among consultancies she has participated in include Agricultural and rural marketing development project of Ministry of Agriculture -Rwanda (Rice and maize growing in Kibungo and Umutara Provinces, 2002/2003 and Kigali City Development Strategy (KEDS)-Client, 2001/2002 and Conducted a “Feasibility Study on Promotion of Small Enterprises in Morogoro”, Tanzania - Client – SWISSCONTACT, 1993. Some of her important training programs have been Training Program for KIST graduates on “How to become an entrepreneur” (December, 2003), Training program for Kacyiru women on basic business skills, juice/jam, soap and candle making (October, 2003) and Capacity Building for Kigali Rural women involved in the food industry on basic Entrepreneurial Skills.