Mr Ndugwa holds an MBA from Edinburgh Business School (Heriot- Watt University, UK) and a B.Eng (Hons) Civil Engineering from the University of East London. He also holds a PGD in Marketing from the UK Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and is a Chartered Marketer. He is a member of both the Uganda Institute of Professional Engineers and the UK Chartered Institute of Marketing. He is also a graduate of the Lafarge University/INSEAD Executive Development programme, among other prestigious managerial and leadership related courses.
He started his career as a Structural Engineer before joining Lafarge in Uganda in 2001. He held various positions until 2006 when he briefly joined Barclays Bank as Head of Business Support. He rejoined Lafarge in 2007 to lead Bamburi Special Products Ltd. In March 2012 he was appointed General Manager in charge of Marketing, Innovation & Corporate Sales at Lafarge Cement WAPCO Nigeria PLC a position he held until April 2014 when he was appointed Commercial Director for Bamburi Cement Ltd.