The Commissioner General is the head of the authority. He is the Chief Executive Officer of the organization and He is responsible for the daily management of the authority. He is appointed upon approval by the Senate, by Presidential Order, for a term of 5 years, renewable once. The Commissioner General is assisted by a Deputy Commissioner General.
BIZIMANA RUGANINTWALI Pascal is the Commissioner General for Rwanda Revenue Authority since 18th October, 2018. He served RRA as the Deputy Commissioner General and Commissioner for Corporate services from March 2014 to October 2018 when he was appointed as the Commissioner General.
Prior joining RRA, Mr Ruganintwali was the Permanent Secretary and Deputy Attorney General in the Ministry of Justice from May 2011 to March 2014, a position he occupied after serving as the Deputy Executive Secretary of the National Electoral Commission (Rwanda) in charge of Legal Affairs for six years since 2000.
In 2000, He was appointed as the Acting Head of division of Human right in the ministry of justice from January to August 2000. This was after a one year internship at the Law Firm “Me NDAHIRO Faroh and Me Ntwali Francois” from March 1998 to December 1999.
Outside his job of serving as GoR official, He had been a board member of the cement processing industry (CIMERWA LTD), representing Government interests. He has acted as Chairperson of the National Independent Review Panel on Public Procurement, Gasabo District Commission in charge of abandoned properties, and the Ad hoc Committee in Charge of Legal Framework on Capital Market in Rwanda. Currently, He is a member of the Rwanda Bar Association.
Mr Ruganintwari holds LLB and LLM (Business law) from the University of Rwanda, a diploma in legal practice. And DES in Administration of Elections from Panthéon-Assas University. He is also the state attorney for RRA.
Mr BIZIMANA RUGANINTWALI Pascal
Kimihurura, KG4 Ave 8
P.O Box: 3987-Kigali Rwanda