Dr. Willison Mutagwaba
Dr. Willison Mutagwaba
Managing Director - Management

Dr Willison K. Mutagwaba has over thirty years of working experience in different sectors including research, academic, natural resources, mining, oil and gas. For the last sixteen years he has been instrumental in managing an environmental consulting business through
which he has undertaken extensive studies. He has provided consulting work for different Governments and institutions, private companies, international organizations and academic institutions. His experience spans from strategic and policy level advisory roles for Governments in Tanzania, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Lesotho and Swaziland. This has included participation as a resource person in various committees and task forces in mineral sector development and reform. He has been instrumental in leading Environmental and Social Impact Assessments for most large-scale mining operations in Tanzania. His work on the environment has included environmental audits, preparation of management plans, implementation of management systems and providing training of company staffs. He has conducted specialised environmental baseline studies and coordinated large research teams for large Projects. He has advised Governments on various aspects of artisanal and small-scale mining (Ghana, Malawi, Uganda and Tanzania) and has participated in developing conflict mitigation strategies, as well as formalising of ASM through piloting, fair trade of gold initiatives. He has led numerous workshops to share the results of various studies and assessments with a variety of governmental, private sector and community stakeholders and is well versed in various participatory approaches. He is currently working as the Managing Director of MTL Consulting Company Limited in Tanzania.

Research, Academic, Natural resources, Mining, Oil and Gas - +30 Years
Mr. John-Bosco Tindyebwa
Mr. John-Bosco Tindyebwa
Technical Services Director - Management

John-Bosco Tindyebwa (Project Director) is a scientist with over 27 years’ experiences in the
extractive industry in East Africa, having worked for the Ministry of Energy and Minerals in
Tanzania for over 15 years before joining the private sector. He is a director with MTL consulting
and has successfully directed several projects and handled public/Government/client
consultations and regulatory issues. In several projects, he has been responsible for the overall
project direction, provision and distribution of resources, communication with client and dealing
with disputes which may arise.

project direction, provision and distribution of resources, communication with client and dealing with disputes - +27
Emmanuel Masasila
Emmanuel Masasila
Project Manager - Management
Ng’ome Kalovya
Ng’ome Kalovya
Office Administration - Management
Muganyinzi Seliudi
Muganyinzi Seliudi
Air Quality Noise and Vibration Expert

Muganyizi Seliudi (Environmental Engineer) has five years of field experience in Environmental monitoring in mining, oil and gases and industrial aspects. The main recent environmental monitoring work include BG Tanzania Environmental Monitoring at Mtwara Mtwara Supply Base as Air quality and Noise expert, Air quality and noise monitoring at Panda Hill Niobium Mine, Noise monitoring at Aga Khan University, Geita Gold Mine Air quality and Noise inventory and sampling for underground mine baseline and ESIA development, Buzwagi air quality, noise and vibration monitoring, Epanko Graphite Mine air quality, noise and vibration monitoring as part of the ESIA study , Nachu Graphite Mine air quality, noise and vibration monitoring as part of the ESIA study, New Luika Underground Gold Mine Air quality, noise and vibration monitoring as part of the ESIA study, Mbeya Coal to Power Project air quality, noise and vibration monitoring as part of the ESIA study, Nyanzaga Gold Mine, Air quality, noise and vibration monitoring as part of the ESIA study, Tulawaka Gold Mine (TGM) air quality, noise and vibration monitoring as part of the ESIA study. He has extensive experience in identifying the specific sampling
equipment and requirements and data analysis to achieve the international best practices in environmental monitoring. He has established a good communication network with the Tanzanian accredited laboratories; this is an added advantage in making sure that the samples are safely delivered to the required laboratories for analysis without impairing their quality.

Environmental monitoring in mining, oil and gases and industrial aspects - +5 Years
Veronica Makanta
Veronica Makanta
Mining And Energy Manager - Management

Veronica Makanta is a Mineral Processing Engineer and Environmental Expert with over 12 years of experience in mining industry, Environmental management, permitting and small scale mining. She has good experience in mineral processing acquired from Williamson Diamond mining, Geita Gold Mine, Bulyanhulu Gold Mine, and African Minerals (Tonkolili – Sierra Leone).

She has demonstrated her experience of mining industry in coordinating and managing a number of mining projects at MTL Consulting Company Ltd, including Exploration, Geotechnical, Mine closure, Permitting, environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental Management (registered with National Environmental Management Council (NEMC)), and  ASM Projects.

Veronica acquired her first degree in mineral processing Engineering at University of Dar es salaam in 2004, and Post Graduate Diploma in Project Management at Tanzania Institute of Project Management (TIPM) in 2014.

Mineral Processing - +12 Years
Margaret Kilembe
Margaret Kilembe
Business Development Manager - Management

Margaret Kilembe has ample experience in different aspects of Social Sciences having achieved a BA from the University of Zambia in Political Science and Public Administration. Margaret is the Business Development Manager at MTL Consulting Company and also provides
support to the Human Resource Department. Margaret is the inbound marketing and sales platform which helps the company attract clients.

Marketing and Sales
Immaculatha Gordian
Immaculatha Gordian
Environmental Scientist - Technical Experts

Ms Immaculatha Gordian is an environmental scientist with over 6 years of experience in conducting environmental impact assessments, environmental auditing, environmental management, occupational risk assessment, field level risk assessments, disease surveillance, Occupation Health and Safety assessment, Toxicology and risk assessment, Water and sanitation. She possesses a certificate of OSHA training NOSHC II (May 2013). She has successfully carried out OHSE works for various projects including OHS assessment for Nachu Graphite Project, Epanko Graphite Project, Mbeya Cement Project and Panda Hill Niobium Mining Project. Activities performed include;-Baseline Data Collection on Public and Occupational Health & Safety, Community Health & Occupational Health and Safety Impact Identification, Impact Assessment and Suggestion of Mitigation Measure/ Management Plan, Consultations with health stakeholders; Reports preparations and writing and organization

Conducting environmental impact assessments, environmental auditing, environmental management, occupational risk assessment - +6 Years
Nyamambara Songorwa
Nyamambara Songorwa
Air Quality Noise and Vibration Expert

Nyamambara Songorwa is an experienced Sociologist with over 5 years of consulting experience. She will be responsible for the Social-Economic Impacts Assessments of the Project. Nyamambara holds a MSc. Sociology (Social Welfare and Administration) from University of Dar es Salaam and BA Sociology (Social Welfare and Administration) from University of Dar es Salaam. She is experienced in conducting Social risk assessment for various projects, Conduct socio-economic baseline survey and social impact assessment (SIA), Stakeholder identification, engagement and consultation, Resettlement planning and evaluation, Prepare livelihoods restoration programs, Prepare social management plans and Development of community development programs. She also has an extensive experience in undertaking Environmental Audit works (EA) studies, and compliance audits for more than 5 years. She has participated successfully in undertaking Audit works including the 2012 and 2013 third party Environmental Audit for the Golden Pride Project and Bulyanhulu Gold Mining Limited respectively.

+5 Years
Ephraim Kombe
Ephraim Kombe
Air Quality Noise and Vibration Expert
Filbert George
Filbert George
Geologist and GIS Specialist

Filbert George is an experienced Geologist and GIS Scientist with over 8 years mining and exploration industry experience. He graduated from the university of Dar es salaam in the department of Geology pursued Bachelor of Science in Engineering geology in 2008. He works in several mining exploration company including major and junior companies. He attended various training including Advanced GIS training, Land access and resettlement, Mapinfo Professional ect. He has vast experience in GIS, Geological Exploration works and Environmental Impact assessment. He also has an extensive experience in undertaking Environmental Audit works (EA) studies, and compliance audits for more than 4 years.

Mining and exploration industry - +8 Year
Michael Batibo
Michael Batibo
Environmental Scientist

Michael H. Batibo (Environmental Scientist) has over a year of experience in Air Quality, Noise and Vibration analysis in Mining Projects. The recent Project he has participated in was an Air Quality assessment at Bulyanhulu Gold Mine. He has also taken part in other projects namely; Nyanzaga Gold Mine Project and Geita Gold Mine, with all them involved Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Analysis.

Air Quality, Noise and Vibration analysis in Mining Projects - +1 Year
Delphinus Kaballenga
Delphinus Kaballenga
Environmental Manager - Management

Delphinus Kaballega is an environmental professional with deep understanding of
environmental monitoring, compliance, and regulatory processes. Mr Kaballega has over 15
years of professional experience in the water quality, waste water and treatment, air quality and
noise vibration and has lead over number of site specific ESIAs and monitoring programmes in
Mining, Oil and gas industry. Mr Kaballega has a strong ability in providing adequate support on
coordination, data review and QA/QC.

Environmental monitoring, Compliance, and Regulatory processes - +15 Years
Aneth Munuo
Aneth Munuo
Senior Environmental Officer

Aneth Munuo is an Experienced Water Resources Specialist with over 6 years’ experience and a demonstrated history of working in the Mining and other industrial Projects. She has a comprehensive Skill sets in Environmental Compliance, Water Resource Management, and Sustainability. Senior level professional with a Master of Integrated Water Resources Management focused in Water Quality, EIA and Environmental Flow Requirements from University of Zimbabwe. She is registered as an Environmental Expert for Environmental Impact Assessment with the National Environment Management Council (NEMC) of Tanzania.

Environmental Compliance, Water Resource Management, and Sustainability - +6 Years
Deogratias Lorri
Deogratias Lorri
Advisore Designation

Mr Deogratius Lorri has over five years of working experience in the Biodiversity assessment based as part of research, academic, Natural Resources and mining sectors. He has attained a Bachelor Degree in Wildlife Science and Conservation at the University of Dar es Salaam and later on pursued his Master’s Degree in Climate Change and Sustainable Development with key
emphasis on biological diversities and ecosystems. He has worked as a Project Officer at Tanzania Youth Environmental Network. He was tasked in Engaging youth in schools and in communities in environmental action projects and youth development programs in Tanzania. Through its various programs, also aided in building a sustainable generation that address environmental conservation and community problems for current and future generation. He further pursued his carrier at the University of Dar es Salaam at the Department of Zoology and Wildlife Conservation and later on at the Centre of Climate Change Studies as a Research Assistant. He has also been involved as a research associate in the GFCS (Global Framework on Climate Services) Adaptation Programme in Africa: 2014-2015.

Currently he is working at MTL Consulting Company Limited as a Biodiversity Scientist conducting ecological assessment for the Terrestrial and Aquatic Biological Environments. He has been involved in conducting Environmental and Social Impact Assessments for large-scale
mining operations in Tanzania including the underground mine project for the Geita Gold Mine and New Luika Gold Mine both being underway. His work on the environment has included updating environmental Management Plans, preparation of management plans, and liaison link with government agencies involved in the Environmental Management including NEMC. He has conducted specialised environmental baseline studies and coordination of research teams in several large Projects. The companies he has been involved under MTL Consulting Company Limited include; Acacia Mining Company, Mantra Tanzania Limited, Shanta Mine Company Limited, TanzGraphite and AngloGold Ashanti.

Biodiversity assessment - +5 Years
Graham Maeda
Graham Maeda
Social Scientist

Graham F Maeda (Social Scientist) has one year experience in Social Economic Survey and Stakeholder engagement in mining Project. The recent Project where he has participated as a social scientist include the Tanzania Artisanal and Small Scale Mining (ASM) research dialogue
by the International Institute of Environment and Development (IIED), social economic survey and stakeholder engagement for the proposed Nyanzaga gold mine Project, social economic survey and stakeholder engagement for the proposed Mbeya coal to power Project, social economic survey and stakeholder engagement for the proposed underground mine at Nyankanga and Geita hill (Geita Gold Mine), Social economic survey and stakeholder engagement for preparation of environmental protection guidelines for small scale miners in
Tanzania. He has a wide experience in stakeholder engagement, social economic survey and researches. He has established a wide network with various stakeholders at the national and local level

Social Economic Survey and Stakeholder engagement in mining Project - +1 Year