Ismail Adaku Akanya

Senior Logistics Manager
Ismail Adaku Akanya joined Lifeline in February 2021 as the Senior Logistics Manager. Ismail has 20 years’ work experience in logistics and transport and previously worked at the International Rescue Committee (IRC) as Supply Chain Manager. He holds a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the Uganda Management Institute (UMI) where he majored in procurement, transport, and project planning & management, along with a bachelor’s degree in procurement and logistics management from the Islamic University in Uganda. Professionally, Ismail is a member of Chartered Institute of logistics and transport International holding an international professional diploma in logistics and transport. He has extensive experience and skills in logistics planning and management creating efficiencies in the management of logistical resources. He collaborates with programs and partners, business associates, governmental authorities to ensure operations are well supported. Socially, Ismail is curious and performs well when working with people.