Maria is the proprietor and CEO of Bee Natural Uganda Limited (Bee Natural), the largest honey business in East Africa located in Uganda and
collects honey from farmers' groups and associations across the West Nile region before processing, packaging and selling it
across the East African market.
Quality control is achieved by working closely with 1,200 registered beekeepers.
Maria is also the Republic of Botswana's Honorary Consul in Uganda, where Botswana opened its first Consulate in Africa, and is currently the Chairperson of Uganda Export Promotions Board, and has served on several other boards previously.