Press release: Village Power Uganda welcomes new leadership of operations and sales teams
December 1st 2018
Village Power Uganda (VPU) is proud to announce more Ugandan talent joining our leadership. In October, Ms Joanita Nyangoma joined as Head of Operations and Mr Patrick Katende joined as National Sales Manager. Our Operations leadership was further strengthened in October by Mr David Ndugwa, Village Power’s new Technical Specialist. All of the new team members share an excitement about the potential of solar to bring all Ugandans out of the dark.
Ms. Nyangoma brings her experience as Operations Coordinator at a pan-African oilfield service company to Village Power. Ms. Nyangoma brings her experience as Operations Coordinator at a pan-African oilfield service company to Village Power. Ms. Nyangoma says “I am thrilled to wake up every day knowing that what I do is directly impactful to an individual’s or family’s quality of life. We at Village Power are using our great value for money solar home systems to empower and positively transform the lives of many by building a customer-centric last mile distribution and service network”. Mr. Ndugwa echos this sentiment with his focus on ensuring Village Power products satisfy customer needs. He says, “it’s all about ensuring that our products power our customers’ lives and exceed expectations. Furthermore, our after sales service is second to none in ensuring that our customers are satisfied with their investment in solar and in improving the quality of their lives”.
After some time abroad, both Ms. Nyamgoma and Mr. Ndugwa returned to Uganda to take up their positions with Village Power and empower other Ugandans through improved access to quality solar products.