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John Paul Okwi is the current Manager Sponsorships and Events at the Telecommunications giant MTN responsible for brand positioning through experiential marketing and sponsorships.

He is also the founding president of Uganda Marketers Society who later moved to the board upon expiry of his term in February 2020.

Prior to being appointed Sponsorships and Events Manger at MTN, Okwi served as Manager Events for two years responsible for planning and event execution MTN being the leader in experientials and events.

JohnPaul Okwi is also currently a consultant tutor (Datamine Business School for CIM UK & Edinburg Business School, Heriot Watt University-MBA class on Strategic Marketing)

He has foreseen planning and execution of memorable campaigns and events at MTN with huge budgets. These include MTN at 20 years nationwide celebration events, MTN IPO of 2021, the famous MTN Kampala marathon, concerts, and festivals.


JohnPaul Okwi is a chartered marketer, member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing UK(MCIM) with a postgraduate diploma in professional marketing(DIP M) among his other qualifications.

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