Christian Muhirwa joined Broadband Systems Corporation in September 2012 as Network Operations Manager and rose in the system with outstanding performances to be the acting CEO today.
He has led BSC’s business expansion strategy in Rwanda and the region, maintaining and strengthening relationships with Businesses and Government organizations as well as critical Network Operators in Africa.
He has long been active in the Rwandan Internet community, having been involved in key infrastructure developments such as Rwanda’s fiber optics network backbone and Government data centers through technical coordination activities, and policy-making forums.
He also works with local and international organizations to promote Internet growth and sustainability in the developing world specifically in Africa.
Christian holds a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Information Systems Management.
Ms. Noella UWAMARIYA is the Human Resources & Administration Manager who holds a bachelor’s degree in Business administration and telecoms Mini MBA trainings.
With over 18 years of experience in different roles of Administration, Uwamariya served in various institutions such as Kigali Institute for Science and Management (KIST), Workforce Development Authority (WDA) where she left a reputable mark of excellence in her domain.
Gilbert N. KAYINAMURA is the Chief Commercial Officer with over 10 years experience in ICT projects management and telecoms business development, he Joined BSC team since its establishment in 2010, Prior to joining BSC, Gilbert served as a Senior Project manager in Rwanda Development Board where he successfully implemented various key ICT projects.
He has been responsible for the driving company’s business growth ever since he joined BSC and has been instrumental in leading the Company’s various business reforms and strategies. He oversees company’s business analysis and development, Sales and marketing strategies, Customer relationship management.
Gilbert holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering and Information Technology from Kigali Institute of Science, Technology and Management (KIST). He also holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) majoring in Project Management from Oklahoma Christian University.
Innocent RUZINDANA is the Senior Access Network Manager.
He holds an MBA, in Project Management from STES and a degree in Computer Engineering and Information Technology from Kigali Institute of Science and Technology.
His Career in telecommunication started in 2007, where he held a number of positions such as Network Engineer, Director of Wireless Broadband and VSAT services, Chief Technical Officer at New Artel. Ruzindana is certified in multiple disciplines of his career including but not limited to Networking Security Certificate by UTL Technologies in India; Unix System Administration; Scalable Network Infrastructure among others.
Patrick GATEGABONDO is a network professional with 10 years of experience. He currently serves as the Chief Technical Officer of Broadband Systems Corporation. He has extensive experience in network deployment projects, network expansions both from at the Backbone and to the Access layer.
Patrick was involved in the acquisition process of the bulk bandwidth to lower prices of international capacity and enable the expansion of Broadband services in Rwanda.
Andre MUTAMBUKA, is the senior network planning manager. He has over 9 years experience of practical and theoretical techniques within the Telecommunications Industry. He filled roles such as integration and operational management, infrastructure planning, presales, operations on transmission systems and complex fibre optic based network deployment. He holds advanced support and troubleshooting skills, which are pivotal to his responsibility of network quality assurance.
Prior to joining BSC, Andre worked for Liquid Telecommunications Rwanda as Head of Infrastructure Planning and Rollout; Olleh Rwanda Networks (Currently Korea Telecom Rwanda Networks); as Fiber and Transmission Network Manager and EWSA as the Head of Communication System Unit.
Besides engineering and telecoms, Andre loves God.
Claire KABASINGA is the Chief Financial Officer. She has over 10 years experience in Finance and administration. She Joined BSC team in 2012 to fill a strategic role in the overall management of the company. She has a primary responsibility for planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial and investment-related activities of the company.
Prior to joining BSC, Claire worked with reputable institutions in Rwanda including Rwanda Information Technology (RITA) and Rwanda Development Board (RDB) where she occupied different positions. Claire underwent various training including Telecoms Mini MBA, management and leadership.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Kigali Institute of Science, Technology and Management (KIST) and a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) majoring in Accounting and Finance.
NKERAMUGABO Robert is the Senior Network Operations Manager. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering and Information Technology. Trained in different technical environments that include network monitoring, management, concepts and strategies for telecommunications in Fiber and Broadband systems, and WIMAX. He have worked on various projects with regards to network planning and core network designs for Internet penetration using Fiber and Satellite Connectivity. He speak 4 languages and his biggest goal is to bridge the technology gap through following the network pattern.
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