Dr Mugerwa is a Chemical Engineer, with over 32 years of professional technical and management experience in the global oil, gas and renewable energy industries. His areas of expertise include process engineering, project management, project controls, safety, oil refinery technologies, fuel cell systems, and geothermal power projects.
Dr Mugerwa’s current responsibility is management of the 60,000 bpd Uganda Refinery Project, as well as overseeing the development, operationalization and management of the Kabaale Petro-based Industrial Park in the Albertine Graben of Uganda.
He gained his Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate degrees in Chemical Engineering from the University of Manchester, UK. He has worked for the global engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor, Technip, as well as with Jacobs Engineering, from locations in The Netherlands, Italy, Canada and California, USA.
Dr Mugerwa co-edited and co-authored a multi-author book entitled Fuel Cell Systems published by Springer in 1994.