John-Bosco Tindyebwa
John-Bosco Tindyebwa
Geologist

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.

15 Years
Dr Willison K. Mutagwaba
Dr Willison K. Mutagwaba
Mining Engineer

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.

Delphinus Kaballega
Delphinus Kaballega
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
Emmanuel Masasila
Emmanuel Masasila
Projects Manager - Management
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 Engineer and Environmental Expert - +12 Years
Muganyizi Seliudi
Muganyizi Seliudi
Environmental Engineer - Technical Experts

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
Nyamambara Songorwa
Nyamambara Songorwa
Social Scientist - Technical Experts

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.

Social-Economic Impacts Assessments of the Project - +5 Years
Ephraim Kombe
Ephraim Kombe
Mining Engineer - Technical Experts
Filbert George
Filbert George
Geologist and GIS Specialist - Technical Experts

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.

GIS, Geological Exploration works and Environmental Impact assessment - +8 Year
Michael Batibo
Michael Batibo
Environmental Scientist - Technical Experts

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
Aneth Munuo
Aneth Munuo
Senior Environmental Officer - Technical Experts

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 - Technical Experts

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 based as part of research, academic, Natural Resources and mining sectors - +5 Years
Graham Maeda
Graham Maeda
Social Scientist - Technical Experts

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

Stakeholder engagement, Social economic survey and Researches - +1 Year
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

Environmental impact assessments, Environmental auditing... - +6 Years

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