Protase Rwezahura Ishengoma
IMMA Advocates Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Mr. Protase R. G. Ishengoma is the co-founder of the firm and served as its Managing Partner from 1998 to 2013. Continuously rated by Chamber’s Global in band 1 as one of the top 3 General Business lawyers in Tanzania for over 10 years. He worked as a corporate lawyer at the National Development Corporation (NDC), Tanzania and PPF Pension Fund as Head of Legal for acombined period of 12 years before co-founding IMMA in 1997. He has intensive experience in project finance, infrastrucure Development and Energy Law. He serves as Chairman of both Metropolitan General and Life Insurance Companies in Tanzania and serves in many other Boards of Directors. He is a member of The International Bar Association, East Africa Law Society and Tanganyika Law Society (Past Council Member). He holds an LLB, Hons., Degree from the University of Dar Es Salaam (1986) and an M.B.A., International Banking and Finance, from The Birmingham University Business School (1999). His most recent publications include a paper on Management of Law Firms and some Life Skills in a Changing World, Presented to The Law Society of Zanzibar on 5th April 2014.