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Hustler : Musa Ssekanyo

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Photo business: Last year, he joined the photography business with a start-up capital of Shs15m. Today, his business is worth Shs37m and he employs seven people.

What do you do?
I am the Chief Executive Officer of Biroozo Pictures Limited.

What does Biroozo mean?
Biroozo is a Luganda word that means vision.

What activities do you carry out at Biroozo pictures?
We are a full-service advertising company with a team of skilled artists who specialise in photography, videography and design. We can do individual and company photography, introductions, weddings and other related jobs.

When did you start the company?
I started it a year ago specifically in December 2014.

How much did you start with?
Shs15m.

How much do you think it is worth now?
Shs37m.

What are some of the challenges facing the business?
Convincing clients you can provide even better services than those that have been in the industry for a longer time.

What future plans do you have for the business?
If they were goals, I would say, but with plans I will keep that under cover for now.

What kind of clients do you have?
Everyone is a potential client. We do not have specific people we work for. All those who require photography and design services are welcome, be it an individual or company.

How much do you charge for photography?
Photoshoots depend on the time of the shoot, but an hour goes for Shs200,000.

How many people do you employ?
Seven people, at the moment.

In case someone wants to use your services, where can they find you?
Our offices are located at Blessed Complex, on Sir Apollo Kagwa Road, opposite Makerere University, small gate.

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