Irembo – Rwanda
Director of Partnerships
Leila is the Director of Partnerships at Irembo for the past 3 years.
Within this role, she currently oversees government affairs and Irembo’s stakeholders. She leads external communication on public policy priorities, strategies relating to Irembo products and services and interests in Rwanda and the global context.
In the same role, she was responsible for the company’s business development and client management. She has also led the government services digitization effort while as Business Development Manager from 35+ services in 2016 to currently 100+ services on the platform.
Leila has been with the company for 5,5 years and has contributed to the digital transformation journey in Rwanda through Irembo as well as the growth of Irembo.
Prior to Irembo, she worked at Ngali Holdings Ltd as a Senior Associate where she was responsible for planning and managing all administrative and operational activities for the CEO and supporting the Senior management of Ngali Holdings.
Her professional background focuses on Business development, financial management, project management, strategy and policy affairs
Leila holds a Masters in Arts in International Business Management from the University of Westminster, London and Bachelor in Arts with Honors in Global Financial Management from Regent’s University London