Lilian Katiso empowers startups to address the unique challenges they face, problems which threaten their survival, growth and competitiveness through her Facebook page, The Accountancy and Business Clinic. Her pro bono work earned her the ACCA Uganda Outstanding Contribution to the Accountancy & Finance Profession award. She also featured among the Top 40 under 40 Most Elite, Inspirational & Influential Women of 2017 in Uganda.

Lilian is a Certified Entrepreneur Trainer and Consultant for the Regent University Center for Entrepreneurship and facilitates an evening entrepreneurship course which prepares and nurtures entrepreneurs to start and grow businesses with ethical values.

As a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK, and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda, Lilian is passionate about inspiring people to adopt good financial management practices. She supports micro SMEs to develop robust financial systems.

Lilian a coach/Facilitator at the Business Development Centre for Entrepreneurship and an entrepreneurship mentor with HiiL for the Justice Accelerator in Uganda. She has previously been a startup mentor with AMPION and Resilient Africa Network.

Lilian is currently a financial management consultant and trainer which she does both independently and through her role as the Director Finance and Training at Zaddock Associates Limited.

Lilian is also a proprietor of a flower shop/garden-centre, Maua and More, born out of her gardening hobby, and captured in her blog The Accounting Gardener. She is passionate about inspiring individuals to turn their passion into profit.