Chief Executive Officer

Damien Murwanashyaka,is a Professional Civil Engineer, registered with the Institution of Engineers Rwanda and an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. With over 13 years of comprehensive experience in the construction industry, Damien has established himself as a leader in project and cost management.

Graduating with First Class Degree Honors in Civil Engineering from the National University of Rwanda, Damien further honed his skills by obtaining an MBA from Oklahoma Christian University, highlighting his commitment to continuous professional development.

Before joining UDL as the CEO, Damien held key roles, including Chief Quantity Surveyor at Real Contractors Ltd for 5 years and Projects Manager at ROKO Construction (Rwanda) Ltd for 4 years. Notably, he played pivotal roles in overseeing commercial aspects and contributing significantly to business growth. Additionally, Damien served as an Accounts Manager at Cimerwa Plc, handling major construction projects such as the New Bugesera International Airport and Amahoro Stadium Projects.

Damien served well as Contracts Manager/Consultant at Century Engineering Contractors and Projects Manager/Consultant at GASABO 3D DESIGN LTD since 2020. He demonstrates strategic leadership and adept management skills, overseeing high-value projects.

Mr Damien has actively participated in various boards and associations, including serving as District Councilor, and Vice Guild President of Administration and Finance at the National University of Rwanda Students’ Union.

Fluent in English, French, and Kinyarwanda, Damien’s language proficiency and ability to interact effectively with diverse teams enhance his value in project environments. His dedication to excellence, coupled with analytical skills and negotiation prowess, ensures successful project delivery.