Eng. Elias Bahanda

Eng. Elias Bahanda

He is a registered electrical engineer with over three decades of uninterrupted working experience in engineering planning, project management, operations and maintenance. He has worked at different technical and managerial levels in the telecommunications sector in Uganda in addition to project management and coordination based at the East African Community (EAC) headquarters in Arusha.

His experience in the provision of consultancy services in the EAC region is diverse including, but not limited to, pre-feasibility studies for National Backbones for Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi; National Fibre Optic Backbones for Rwanda and Burundi; assessment of the transit market in Tanzania for Malawi submarine cable Virtual Landing Point (VLP); broadband connectivity for the EAC region, and feasibility studies for the Maritime Communication System on Lake Victoria. He is to date an ICT consulting engineer.