Chief Oil Sector Regulatory Officer
African Development Bank, Uganda
Mr. Fred Kabanda is currently overseeing the extractives division of the African Natural Resources Center, African Development Bank.
Before Joining the Bank in 2016, Mr. Kabanda worked as the Assistant Commissioner in Uganda’s Ministry of Energy and Mineral development where he served for over 20 years. He has also previously been a lecturer in the Department of Geology at Makerere University, Kampala.
Mr. Kabanda holds a Master of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim. He holds a Bachelor of Science Honors Degree in Geology and Chemistry from Makerere University, Kampala. Mr. Kabanda has had several trainings in the extractives field including; natural resource management, policy, law, finance, negotiations and regulation of extractives sector among others.