Who is Aggrey Kagonyera?
Aggrey is the current CEO and Founder at Legends Events & Hospitality an events, marketing, and promotions outfit responsible for business growth, client strategy, talent management.
MTN Uganda is a telecommunications market leader established 21 years ago. Aggrey having served for 14 years at MTN is outstanding and we consider him a legend who forged way on how devices, voice, data are marketed in Uganda.
Aggrey Kagonyera is one of the pioneers and longest serving managers of MTN Uganda having served at the Telecoms giant for 14 years as Senior Manager Sponsorships & Events.
In 2004,Aggrey spearheaded a team to promote local music having been involved in sponsoring sports for a long time. This involved helping upcoming artistes by showcasing artistes of different styles from kadongo kamu to ragga and hip hop.
Why Aggrey stands out
He spearheaded key MTN’s sponsorships including Ekiggunda ky’omwaka every first weekend of July and in that year the festival brought together an estimated 50,000 fun-loving Ugandans to Nakivubo Stadium for a day- and night-long festivity at which more than 120 musicians performed.
Aggrey will be remembered for spearheading the launch of Uganda`s biggest marathon, the MTN Kampala marathon a spectacular event property it has since become.
Aggrey led the teams to win several awards including Best Corporate Brand on Social media DIAA 2014
A bachelor’s degree, Business/Commerce graduate also holds a master’s degree , Information Technology among his other academic qualifications.