Vincent Nikuranga  

Education Commissioner, ICPA Rwanda



Mr. Vincent Nkuranga currently is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and holds an MBA in Finance from Maastricht School of Management, the Netherlands as well as a candidate of the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), with over 16 years as a versatile PFM Expert. 

Currently Vincent chairs the newly created PEFA Advisory Board which helps enhance country ownership and provide suggestions, feedback, and advice to the PEFA Steering Committee (SC) on selected issues and approaches related to the PEFA Initiative. 

He heads the Project Management Office for the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning as the SPIU Coordinator and is the vice chairperson of the IPSAS implementation team for Rwanda. The office leads key PFM Reforms programs that mainly focus on; automation of Government PFM systems through IFMIS, e-procurement and U-SAACOs. He has skills and knowledge in coordinating various development partner’s cooperation frameworks like; GoR PFM basket Fund established with major financing source from World Bank IDA, EU, DFID currently FCDO, SIDA, KFW, and Enabel. 

He has managed funds over 100 Million USD for governance, sustainable energy, food security and agriculture and enhanced revenue collection. and above all, Vincent has coordinated GoR PEFA assessments for both central government and sub-national governments.