Dr. Martin Balaba

Founder - Rainforest Coffee

Balaba Martin is a medical doctor, health/tech innovation enthusiast, and entrepreneur. Dr. Balaba is currently working at Infectious Diseases Institute, under the Ugandan Academy for Health Innovation and Impact department as the medical lead on new and emerging technologies.

Over the last four years, Martin has developed experience in the use of digital and mobile platforms to break barriers to accessing health care and promote equity in the quality of health care received universally.

Martin is an alumnus of the YELP 2017 and a Global Shaper with the Kampala Hub. 

Passionate about farming, Martin co-founded the Rainforest Coffee Company in 2015 with a vision of creating a legacy Coffee brand.