Mason fellow, Harvard Kennedy School
Ms. Asiimwe is a Ugandan advocate and policy leader with over 18 years’ experience as a development advisor and practitioner focusing on governance, human rights, justice, trade, and regional integration issues. She has designed and managed programmes for government agencies, private sector, civil society and donors across the Sub Saharan African region. Until June 2016, she was the Country Director of TradeMark East Africa, Uganda where she oversaw a portfolio of USD$100m aimed at improving the cost of doing business through regional infrastructure, trade facilitation and business environment programmes. She also serves on a number of NGO boards including the Center for Justice Studies and Innovations and the Governance Policy and Research Center.