Emmanuel Mwaka is the Chief Executive Officer at ICEA LION Life Assurance Company Limited and the Executive Director at ICEA LION Asset Management Limited. He serves as Treasurer at Uganda Insurers Association, in addition to chairing the Finance & Investments Committee; and the Life & Pensions Committee. Emmanuel has served in the insurance, pensions, finance and audit sectors for over 15+ years. Overtime, he has amassed a wealth of experience and knowledge in life insurance risk assessment and management, investments, financial planning, system deployment and reinsurance management. 

Emmanuel’s tenacious pursuit of knowledge has seen him attend a number of professional, leadership and technical trainings in leadership and Life Assurance offered by leading reinsurance companies and professional firms and he is a firm believer in the importance of Life insurance for the development of any economy. Emmanuel received a Masters of Business Administration from Edinburgh Business School (UK); a Diploma in Insurance from the Chartered Insurance Institute (UK), holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Development Economics from Makerere University; and a Post Graduate Diploma from Edinburgh Business School (UK). 

He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA UK); Institute of Certified Public Accountants Uganda (ICPAU); Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists; Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI UK) and the Insurance Training College of Uganda (ITCU). Emmanuel’s business spare time is occupied with reading books, poetry, teaching and flexing a wayward swing. He is married with three sons.