Doreen AkankwasaData Officer, Uganda
Doreen is a multi-certified information and data management professional who enjoys looking at data sets and seeking patterns to utilize information effectively. In her role as Data Officer at Humentum, Doreen supports developing and implementing a data strategy for Humentum, including the implementation of suitable data policies and systems within the organization’s relevant systems.
Doreen brings ten years of experience in data analysis, information, and knowledge management services. Previously, Doreen managed information & data at Uganda National Oil Company, where she developed data collection strategies and advised departments to develop and implement knowledge and data management policies. Doreen also worked in Uganda Registration Services Bureau, where she managed civil registration and company registry data across multiple branches.
In addition to these roles, Doreen managed knowledge resources for Médecins Sans Frontiers as an Archivist Officer and worked with Makerere University College of Computing & Information Sciences as an Administrative Assistant. Her experience is a blend of expertise in technical planning and implementation, in-depth knowledge management, business process modeling and administration, project management, monitoring and evaluation, content management, Information Technology, Risk and Innovation, Enterprise Resource Planning, people management, and Intellectual Property Management.
She holds an MBA in International Business from Amity University, an MSc in Information Science & a Bachelor of Records and Archives Management from Makerere University.