Our Team

Emmanuel Karuranga – The Director

With over 10 yrs experience in Business Records Management, Emmanuel has steered TK Index since inception and has supervised most, if not all of the projects undertaken by TK Index. He has a proven track record in management and administration. He has consulted with the Republic of Rwanda and multiple private sector organizations in Rwanda, Uganda and Burundi. Emmanuel holds a Bachelors degree with honors in Business Studies from Kigali Institute of Education (KIE), a diploma in business studies from Makerere University Business School, with formal and practical experience in Document/records and archives management attained through supervision of various consultancies carried on by TK Index Ltd.

Emmanuel formerly worked with Rwanda East African Couriers FedEx as Local Couriers Coordinator, Chief Customs Officer in Rwanda Revenue Authority to mention a few. He has also completed a thesis on “The role of records management in promotion of good Governance in Rwanda”. He has participated in the IRMT/IDRC funded research project as a consultant on; “Strengthening Governance in Electronic Environment: Managing Records as a reliable evidence for E-Government ICT and Freedom of information” Mr. Emmanuel also participated in consultancy Services to “Develop Document/Records management policies, procedures and Harmonized file plan for the Government of Rwanda” Championed by MIFOTRA Public Service Reform Project under Techtop Consult (K) Ltd and Informan Consultants Kenya. These Policy Documents were approved by cabinet of recent.

 

 

Jennifer Turatsinze (Mrs.) – Customer Support

Jennifer has over 9 years experience in top-level management especially at the private sector in Rwanda. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Library and Information Science from Makerere University – Kampala Uganda, among other qualifications in Information Management, Education and Library Automation systems.

Scholar and practitioner in the field of Records and Archives Management; she has carried out a wide range of consultancies and research work in records and archives management, as well as a library management consultancies with expertise in library setup and policy issues in Records and library management, and was instrumental in the development of the National policy for Library Services.

Janepher has over 9 years experience in Library and Information Science profession having worked for several organizations. She has previously served as: Director of Library services at KIE, Manager Documentation Center Private Sector Federation, Chief Librarian Kigali Institute of Education (KIE); Lecturer, Kigali Institute of Education, Archivist Rwandatel S.A;. She has effectively served as a lead consultant for all major consultancies in Library and Records & Archives Management for various organizations in Rwanda

 

 

Benson Mugambi – Technical & Customer Support

With over 8 years experience in Information Systems Development and Support, Benson has helped automate at least 10 major libraries in East Africa and supported many institutions in Digitizing their records. He has extensive experience in Electronic Records Management Systems with special interest in Open Source Technologies. He holds a Masters Degree in Information Science from Kenyatta University, a Bsc. from Moi University (all from Kenya), and is a certified Debian Linux Systems Administrator (IAT / St. Paul’s University, Nairobi – Kenya).

In Rwanda, Benson has Installed and customized EDRMS for Gatsibo District, Rwamagana District and MINAGRI.

 

 

Haron Tinega Chweya – Technical Support

Haron Tinega holds a Masters degree in Information Technology from Bharathidasan University – India. He also holds a Bsc Degree from Karnatak University India, and is an MSCE Certified engineer from Rooman Technologies – Bangalore, since 2007. Haron is a key consultant for TK Index on JAVA based EDRMS – Alfresco solution. He is currently a OOP (Object Oriented Programming) developer (specializing with JAVA) and a scholar based in Kigali, Rwanda.

Uwayo K. Aime Joel – IT Technician

Joel has at least 3 yrs experience in computer Hardware and Software support. With indepth knowledge on Windows, Linux and Mac, Joel has consulted for several organizations in Rwanda including CADEA (Career Development Advisors), Lycee de Kicukiro (APADE), Private Sector Federation (PSF) among others. He was a lead support technician in Digitization of Rwamagana District (Eastern Province, Rwanda) carried out by TK Index. Joel holds a Bachelor’s Degree Sciences (Computer Science, with Education) from Kigali Institute of Education (KIE) among other qualifications.

If you need more Information about our core team, feel free to contact us anytime.

 

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