James Mugerwa was appointed Managing Director of Pearl Marina Estates in August 2017. James Mugerwa is responsible for the delivery of the vision for Pearl Marina as a leading
resort destination in Uganda and East Africa. Pearl Marina will be a city in its own right with about 20.000 inhabitants enjoying a range of unique services ranging from a world-class residential property, an international school, a Marina, to a world class sports facility. Prior to joining Pearl Marina, James was the Managing Director & CEO of Shelter
Afrique where he launched various large-scale housing projects: Rugarama- 2,700 units, Bukerere- 4,000 units & Kenya Police-20,000 units. During his tenure as MD he grew the total assets by 30% to over $ 350 Mn and implemented far reaching organisational changed that geared Shelter Afrique towards a performance oriented institution. Mr. Mugerwa holds an MBA from Johann Wolfgang University of Frankfurt. He is also a Member of the Association of Italian Credit Managers (ACMI) and a Co-Founder and Advisor: A-For Value, Dubai.