Uganda Premier League Champions Vipers SC are not about to stop creating new positions and possibly, introduce new faces in the management of the club.
A day after appointing former international Fifa grade referee and ex- FUFA CEO Charles Masembe as the club’s new Sporting Director, Vipers have promoted their Logistics Manager Steven Mulindwa to a new post created within the club management as General Manager on Thursday. “This was after his satisfactory work as Logistics Manager for the last two years – a post he has faithfully and whose duties he has carried out with distinction to-date”, a statement on the club website said.
Steven Mulindwa, a Master’s Degree holder in International Business and Economics from the University of Surrey in United Kingdom, will now take on the new role primarily tasked to oversee general duties of the club. He will also lead the core research team that will be charged with holding the club vision of becoming the best club on the continent as well as managing institution’s estates.
“Our dream is to become a first class footballing club on the continent and we can achieve our goal with the kind of management we are putting in place. Steven is young but visionary and energetic. He can take us miles with his experience,”
Dr. Lawrence Mulindwa, who is also an Honorary Fufa president told Vipers media team.
The General Manager will report directly to the club president and Board of Directors carrying on other duties as assigned by the above offices within the club structures.
“I am grateful for the new appointment and with the versatile team we have I know we can support each other to always work and achieve the vision of the club. My office door will always be open for new ideas that we can implement,”
Steven Mulindwa after his latest career appointment.
Name: Steven Mulindwa
Primary School: Kings Way PS (P1-P7)
O’ Level: Namilyango College (S1-S4)
A’ Level: St Mary’s Kitende (S5-S6)
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Business Management – University of Surrey, UK Master’s Degree
International Business and Economics – University Of Surrey, UK
Logistics & Procurement Manager – Vipers Sports Club