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Chair of the Board's innovation and incubation Committee

Richard is the Loan Portfolio Manager for Root Capital, a US-based social investment fund. His portfolio covers Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania and Eastern DRC, with a loan book size of $16m.

Before joining Root Capital, Richard worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers- Uganda as an external auditor, TechnoServe-Uganda as an accountant and Kilicafe in Tanzania as a Financial Controller.
Privately, Richard is a livestock rancher and crop farmer as well as a passionate promoter of practical environmental conservation.

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