Fred Mukasa Luzinda is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK, a Certified Public Accountant of Uganda and holds a Bachelor’s degree in commerce from Makerere University.
He worked with the Uganda Coffee Development Authority for ten years since 2004 as the Board Secretary & Head of Finance and administration. He contributed significantly to the regulation of the coffee industry, establishment of policy and reporting frameworks as required by Government, supported the Coffee Research agenda and the inter-continental coffee organization to mention but a few.
Fred is now a retired farmer dealing mainly in coffee and other commodities on his coffee estate in Masaka Buwunga Sub County. A great enthusiast of the coffee village model, Fred has established a coffee village around the coffee estate benefiting 150 households. This effort has created jobs to the rural folks especially youths and women. Farmers in this area have emulated his practices to produce good quality coffee and better prices. His vision is to establish a processing factory, aggregate coffee and add value not only to coffee but other commodities as well.