Mr. Ahmad S.K. Kilima


Mr. Ahmad S.K. Kilima was appointed a Member of Board of Directors of EWURA in October 2014.

He has more than 30 years’ working experience in various fields of Economics, Management, Utility Regulation, Transport, Procurement and Supply.  He has also got experience in Training and Consultancy.


He holds an MBA in Marketing from the University of Mzumbe (2004) and Bachelor of Arts in Economics (1984) from University of Dar es Salaam.

Has attended professional training in Procurement and Supply from the then Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management (IPS) of United Kingdom where he was awarded a Diploma in Purchasing and Supply (1981) and Membership of the Institute (MInst.PS). He is also qualified as Certified Regulation Specialist awarded by The Institute of Public Partnership and Water, Engineering and Development Centre of Loughborough University. He is a Fellow (FCILT) of the Institute of Logistic and Transport Management.


He is an Economist, Procurement and Supply Management Specialist, Business Administrator and Certified Regulation Specialist.


Consultant – IPSCM Consult (2014 – to date).

Acting Director General –Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA) (2011-2014)

Director of Economic Regulation –SUMATRA (2006-2011)

Head Freight Services, District Manager and Supplies Manager (in various periods) – Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority –TAZARA (1988-2006)

Purchasing and Supplies Manager – Tanzania Elimu Supplies Limited (1984-1988)

Assistant Overseas Purchasing Officer – Tanzania Railways Corporation (1978-1984)

Board Member: National Board for Materials Management (1994-2004), Procurement and Supplies Professionals and Technicians Board (2013 to date) and GEPF Pension Fund (2012 to date),

Contact information


P O Box 60478

Dar es salaam

Mobile: +255754295809