Co - Founder and Chair of One Africa Network
Manufacturing & International Trade 13.45 - 14.15
Eugene Nizeyimana is the Co-Founder and CEO of SSCG Consulting, Chair of One Africa Network and a Quality Strategy Engineer, Product Engineering at Jaguar Land Rover on future vehicle programs.
An entrepreneur, engineer and International management consultant with +15yrs experience and a track record in delivering multi-channeled capabilities and solutions to meet specific business needs across a broad range of clients, markets and industries ranging from Financial Services, Professional Services, Oil and Gas (E&P), Manufacturing and Automotive Sectors. He has served in various capacities and has held a wide range of responsibilities from both the private and public sectors. Eugene diverse core competencies and capabilities range from business start-up, strategic governance, Project Portfolio Management (PPM), Business Process Management (BPM), International trade and investment, product innovation and delivery, operation excellence, quality engineering, six sigma complex problem solving, business growth and market outreach. Passionate about entrepreneurship, he has lead various entrepreneurship programmes both in the UK and Africa to accelerate start-ups and SME growth, and advised founders of many start-ups companies. Eugene serves as a mentor for Africa Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative (AWEC) programme at The Centre for Global Enterprise (CGE) NY, US. A former mentor for The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), The BSEEN (Birmingham Skills for Enterprise and Employability Network) programme at Aston University and Africa Innovation Price (AIP). He is also the co-founder of One Africa Network (OAN), a platform that brings together African professionals, entrepreneurs and businesses in the Midlands to share ideas to accelerate competitive growth and development. Remains a member of various Global Business Forums including Mckinsey Automotive and Assembly. Eugene graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a Beng in Automotive Engineering and received a Post Grad in Management from University of London. Currently completing an executive MBA. He has received professional certification and completed management programmes in diverse topics from University of Oxford, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stanford, World Bank, Crown Commercial Service (CCS), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), KPMG, EY, Deloitte, PWC, ISO, IATF/SMMT Industry Forum and Association of Project Management (APM).