Frederick Mutebi Kitaka

Co-Founder & Director of Finance, Quality Chemicals Ltd

Membership:  Class of 2010 (Uwepo)


Frederick has 20 years experience in corporate finance. He is a co-founder and Director of Finance of Quality Chemicals Ltd, Uganda’s leading distributor of life science products. He is also co-founder, Chief Finance Officer and Director of Quality Chemical Industries Ltd, the first pharmaceutical manufacturing facility to receive WHO pre-qualification for good manufacturing practices in Sub-Saharan Africa outside South Africa. He has been involved in a number of other ground breaking transactions, the most recent of which is the successful implementation of this pioneering Pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Africa.

Frederick’s ambition is to start pioneering businesses that have a strong social impact. His next project is to build a world class University in Uganda to cater for the ever growing number of high school leavers in Africa. He believes that the only way to get Africa out of backwardness and poverty is through education, investment and trade. Frederick is a graduate of the University of Buckingham, United Kingdom where he studied his B.Com in Accounting and Financial Management.




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