Mr Thomas TAYEBWA (Chair)

Thomas Tayebwa holds an honours degree in Law and honours degree in Social Sciences from Makerere University. He is currently a successful young businessman. He is the CEO of SMS Empire, Uganda’s leading VAS provider to all major telecoms in Uganda. He is also the Chairman of Digest Media Group Ltd, Chairman Cholmat Investments S. Sudan, and Chairman South Sudan Infrastructure Group Ltd. He is also the secretary of S. Sudan Grain Traders and Suppliers Association. He is furthermore a member of Makerere University Council and the secretary for Information and Public Relations of the Makerere University Convocation, the association of MUK alumni and staff. Thomas has been very supportive to Bayimba Cultural Foundation from the onset and remained a constant feature in Bayimba’s development process. He brings a wealth of experience and connections within the private sector to Bayimba Cultural Foundation.