She is an Associate with Ortus Africa Capital, with experience in qualitative and quantitative research, stakeholder engagement, big data and analytics, due diligence, project management, and coordination of public private partnerships. She has worked with large public sector and donor funded projects, most recently working with the USAID funded Boresha Afya project in Tanzania. This is an ongoing initiative aimed at comprehensive and integrated health service delivery for preventative and curative services. She has extensive experience running Project Management Offices for large multi- stakeholder capital and transformation projects such as the European Union Small and Medium Agribusiness Development and the National Water and Sewerage Corporation Asset Revaluation project; covering 45 small towns across Uganda. She has previously worked with the Government of Uganda, under the Ministry of Water and Environment, where she served as a technical resource in the design and rehabilitation of Bwera Gravity flow scheme, an initiative to improve water supply in Mpondwe region- Kasese District, and for River Rwizi Catchment in western Uganda. Carolyn also worked at Deloitte (Uganda) Limited as a business analyst.
Meet the fellow
I am really grateful for the YELP experience because it has opened doors for me. It helped me get rid of my impostor syndrome; I started putting myself out there more and started looking for opportunities like this one and I actually got them.
Applying and being selected from a number of amazing individuals to be part of this class was an achievement on my side