Lawrence works as the Senior Manager for ENERGY4IMPACT where he helps to accelerate access to clean energy in Africa. He also has over 15 years’ professional experience in MSME banking, microfinance and management of development finance projects in sub-Saharan Africa. He worked as Resident Advisor for the ‘Rural Financial Enhancement Program aka “A Rural Challenge Fund”, implemented on behalf of the Agribusiness Initiative Trust in Uganda. He has also worked in various capacities in the banking sector including Head of Business MSME for GT Bank (formerly Fina Bank) and Credit Risk Manager as well as Head of Corporate Credit Equity Bank Uganda. Lawrence has worked in several countries including Uganda, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Southern Sudan, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Zambia, Rwanda. He holds a Master of Arts Degree in Development Studies from Uganda Martyrs University Nkozi, and a BA in Social Sciences from Makerere University Kampala, Uganda.