Dr. Martin M. Lwanga is an Author, Management Consultant, and Associate Professor of Business Management. Presently he is the Director General of the Eastern and Southern African Management Institute (ESAMI) owned by 10 member African states. He has served as Dean of Uganda Christian University Business School, Head of Management Department at Uganda Management Institute and a lecturer at Makerere University. He is co-founder of one of Uganda’s first private radio FM station and several enterprises.
Martin devotes his time to teaching business students across universities in Africa, Europe, North America and Asia. Martin has written over a dozen books that include Everyone can Become an Effective Manager, Entrepreneurship through Generations, and Who is My Friend! As a Management Consultant, he has consulted for the World Bank, United Nations, European Union, Government, Private and Non-Government organizations.
Martin speaks across the East African region and internationally on topics related to management, leadership development and personal effectiveness. He has published articles in refereed journals such as Uganda Journal of Management and Public Policy Studies and Journal of Public Administration. He is a columnist with Uganda’s leading Daily, New Vision, where he publishes the long running The Effective Manager column
Martin is a twice recipient of Uganda Human Resource Managers Association award for Teaching the Practice of Management. Martin went to Kings College, Budo and is a graduate of Makerere University, Oklahoma University, Maastricht School of Management/ ESAAMI, the Institute of Urban studies, Netherlands and University of South Africa. A Rotarian, he is married to Milly with children and is based in Kampala, Uganda.
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