From a humble beginning in Uganda, Fifi grew to an expert in Travel, Aviation, Media, Telecom, and FMCG industries, with 26 years of experience in Sales. Her ability to speak 7 languages (including 4 African languages: Lingala, Swahili, Kinyarwanda, Luganda), as well as her passion for customer satisfaction, ensured an exciting career in various organizations such as British Airways, MTN Rwanda, Bralirwa (Heineken group), and Rwandair.
Over her career, she has worked in Uganda, Rwanda, Congo Bzv, Nigeria, and Kenya.
She received several awards during her career including the prestigious Overall winner of the MTN Yello Stars awards in 2008 for living the MTN values. In 2011, Fifi championed the expansion of RwandAir operations in Brazzaville (Congo) and Lagos (Nigeria). She held the position of Country Manager for the Rwandan Flag carrier for 4 years.
news Awarded Fifi Josephine Rurangwa, TOP AFRICA Travel 100 Women 2017.
She joined the Largest and First indigenous African Online Travel Agency Wakanow.com in 2015 to Head its Africa Expansion and Airline Partnerships department. Fifi is currently overseeing the implementation of the East African regional expansion.
1. Actively join the conversation
2. Commit to taking leadership in key projects
3. Commit to being an ambassador for the cause by advocating and actively participating in a campaign to sensitize key stakeholders
4. Mentorship and coaching