She is the current Minister of Finance in the Ugandan Cabinet. She is an economist and a businesswoman . Prior to her current position, she was the Managing Director of Radio One and Radio Two, in Uganda. She also served as a non-Executive board member on the Board of Directors of the Aga Khan Foundation (East Africa), the Nabagereka Development Trust, Nkumba University, Uganda Development Bank and Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited. She holds a degree of Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Business Administrationfrom the London Business School in the United Kingdom. She worked for more than ten years with the World Bank, as an Economist and Financial Analyst for the East Asian and Southern African regions.