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A passionate and driven team of professionals with both local and international experience, the Secretariat is responsible for driving daily administrative tasks and socio-economic-focused project initiatives that are driven by the organization’s member interests and guided by the wider national development agenda.

Santina M. Benson

Executive Director

Santina M. Benson is the Executive Director of the CEO Roundtable of Tanzania (CEOrt), which brings together 200 CEOs of leading companies in Tanzania and provides a platform for regular engagement with government and key stakeholders for the country’s sustainable economic development.
Santina has led key initiatives including spearheading the organisation’s Ethical Leadership agenda through the establishment of the National Integrity Pledge.

Rashid Nyembo

Operations Manager

Liable for all Finance, Administration, Human Resources Management, Procurement and Event Management within the CEOrt.

Bernadetha Chuwa

Operations Assistant

Works hand in hand with the operations manager in overseeing all operational activities at CEO Roundtable, including the day to day office management.

Maggie Millioni

Projects Manager

Maggie is responsible for overseeing all key projects and programmes currently being implemented under the CEO Roundtable. Maggie holds a background in management consulting having worked for Deloitte Consulting Limited, under the Strategy and Operations service line.

Naomi Mattary

Membership Services Officer

Naomi is responsible for member and stakeholder engagement and currently serves as the key liaison for all things CEOrt. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and prior to her role at the CEO Roundtable, she worked with Google Analytics imparting technical skills to upscale capacity within SMEs in the East Africa region, and additionally, she has worked with DKT International imparting youth on the importance of Health with a focus on Reproductive Health and AIESEC in Tanzania, working with a community of young people, passionately driven by one cause: peace and fulfilment of humankind’s potential.