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Organizational Structure

Organizational Structure

PURA has a Governing body of Board of Directors appointed by the President of the Republic of The Gambia from the recommendation of the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs (MoFEA). The responsibility of the board is to serve as the overall oversight of the Authority.

The Board comprises a Chairperson, three other members, including an Ex-Offico member which is a representative from MoFEA, and the Director General. The Director of Human Resources and Corporate Affairs serves, as Secretary to the Board. The table below shows the structure of the Authority .

DIRECTOR GENERAL - ANUSMANA SANNEH

Is responsible for driving the strategic plan of the Authority and is supported by the seven Directorates to ensure that the strategic objectives are met. He advises the Board on the appropriate framework for regulation of public utilities in the country in accordance with relevant legislations.

Directorate of Economic Regulations - BURAMA JAMMEH

Directorate of Economic Regulation 

Advises the Board (through the Director General) on rates and tariffs; performs economic and financial analyses; conducts research and develops special studies and forecasts. It monitors investment programs as well as oversees and manages the budget and funds of the institution as well as drawing of the monthly management accounts and giving the necessary financial advice. The Directorate is also responsible for issuing invoices for regulatory fees and follow-up on payments.

Director of Human Resources & Corporate Affaires - Malamin Darboe

Functions of Human Resources & Corporate Affaires

Oversees the personnel functions of the Authority such as recruitment, health and safety, employee relations, benefits, compliances and training and development. It handles the internal and external communications of the Authority and advises management on any communication matters.

Director of Consumer Affairs - Solo Sima

Functions of Consumer Affairs

Handles consumer complaints of utility services and restores them with the relevant service providers. It monitors the level of consumer satisfaction with services provided by utilities and PURA itself. It evaluates the performance of the utilities against the respective quality of service standards.

Director Of Finance & Administration - paul mendy

Functions Of The Directorate Of Finance And Administration

Coordinates administrative functions of the Authority manages the Authority’s budget and funds, provides financial advice to management and draws up monthly management accounts. The Directorate is also responsible for issuing invoices for regulatory fees and follow-up on payments.

Director Of Information Communication &Technology - nicholas jatta

Functions of Information Communication & Technology

Advises the Director General on issues relevant to regulation of the telecommunications / ICT and Broadcasting sectors.

Head of Legal, Licensing and Enforcement - junkung jobarteh

Functions of Legal, Licensing and Enforcement

Advises the Director General and management on all legal matters affecting the Authority. It drafts all legal instruments such as licenses, contracts and regulations for the Authority

Director of Energy, Water & Petroleum - MODOULAMIN SOMPO CEESAY

Functions of Energy, Water & Petroleum

Advises the Director General on issues relevant to regulation of the energy, water and downstream petroleum sectors. It also monitors compliance with regulations and quality of service within the energy, water and petroleum sector.