Pheona Nabasa-Wall

Pheona Nabasa-Wall

Partner

Uganda

Languages

English



Education/Bar Membership

• LLB (Hons), Law
• ICSA, Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
• Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Law
• MBA in Management
• Member of Uganda Law Society (currently Vice President to Uganda Law Society)
• Member of East African Law Society
• Member of Uganda Institute of Corporate Governance
• Member of ICT Association of Uganda
• Member of Uganda Christian Lawyers’ Fraternity
• Student Member of the International Chartered Secretaries Association.
• Founding Member of the Public Utilities Research Center Academy of Regulatory Professionals (University of Warrington Florida USA)
• Member of Public Relations Association of Uganda (Former Director Public Relations)
• Founding Member of East Africa Young Water Professionals (Former Director Legal and Communications )

Awards & Recognition

• Hague Institute for Innovations in Law Award (Persons to watch in 2018) for Justice.
• Uganda Commercial Bank Award of O’Level Scholarship for Best Female Student in PLE 1992 Eastern Region.
• Award for excellent service a PR Director PRAU Uganda
• Award for excellent Service as Honorary Secretary Uganda Law Society
• Award for excellent service in chairing the organisational committee of the second Annual Law Conference

Pheona is extensively experienced in legal risk management, regulatory compliance, board affairs and stakeholder relations management. She is a resource in both private and public enterprises with thorough knowledge and hands-on experience in public relations, company secretarial practice, corporate governance, labor, contract and commercial transactions. Pheona combines a solid corporate legal background with a well-developed understanding of both commercial and operational drivers of business.
 
  • Drafted, presented, and negotiated various successful Donor Proposals to Save the Children while working with The LDC Legal Aid Clinic
 
  • Managed the donor relationship between the Icelandic Development Agency and Candle Light Foundation, from proposal writing to project implementation
 
  • Successfully made a project proposal to DANIDA while at Candlelight foundation
 
  • Legal Advisor to NWSC on the Kampala Water and Sanitation project Contracts with the EU, KFW, and the World Bank
 
  • Legal Advisor to NWSC on various External Services Contracts; for example with an Indian Water Utility, Kisumu Water and DAWASCO
 
  • Legal Draftsman and Advisor on USAID FABRI contract with the East Africa Young Water Professionals
 
  • Country Project Communications Manager on the Bharti Airtel (India) acquisition of Warid Telecom and member of Project Conrad Internationally which managed and implemented the acquisition
 
  • Airtel Uganda Representative on the National Commentary on the 2013/14 National Budget
 
  • Legal Counsel to National Water and Sewerage Corporation in connection to 50m Euros project financing agreements from the AFD on the South Western Cluster Water Treatment Plants in Uganda.
 
  • Offering transaction advisory on the Financing agreements and procurement for the Construction of the Mbale Water Treatment Plant.
  • Communications Framework for telecom merger/acquisitions for Airtel Warid acquisition
  • Debt Management: Changing Trends
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