Mr. Richard Kayombo was appointed a Member of Board of Directors of EWURA in October 2014.He has more than 21 years’ working experience in various fields of management of which seven years was in Utility Regulation. He has also got experience in Private Sector Management in the Corporate world having worked for two Telecommunications companies – MIC Tanzania Limited (Tigo) and Vodacom Tanzania Limited for five and eight years respectively before moving to Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) where he worked for Seven years.
He holds an MBA in Marketing from the University of Dar es Salaam (2004) and an Advanced Diploma in Business Administration in Sales and Marketing from Mzumbe Institute of Development Management in 1994.
Has attended professional training and qualified as Certified Regulation specialist awarded by The institute of Public Partnership and Water, engineering and development Centre of Loughborough University as well as Public Utility Regulation Programme from the University of Florida
Certified Regulation specialist having been awarded by the Institute of Public Partnership and Water, engineering and development Centre of Loughborough University
Director Tax Payer Services & Education, Tanzania Revenue Authority 2013 to Date
Deputy Director – Consumer Affairs, Tanzania Communications Regulatory 2006-2013
Head of Sales-Vodacom Tanzania Limited 1999-2006
Direct Sales Manager-MIC Tanzania Limited (MOBITEL) 1999-2000
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