Through her extensive regional and global engagements, she has not only elevated South Sudan’s reputation but also attracted foreign investments. Her leadership extends to the South Sudan Chamber of Energy and Minerals, and she recently earned recognition as Africa’s top female executive in oil and gas for 2023. She is presently an honorary board member of the South Sudan Chamber of Energy and Minerals.
With over 10 years of exemplary management, advocacy and leadership experience, Ms. Atong Amos Agook Juac is a multifaceted professional within three distinct sectors which are: government, private sector, and humanitarian sector (non-governmental organizations).
Atong is the President and Founder of Gold Orchid Events Management Ltd one of South Sudan’s largest event management and planning companies, specializing in the management of corporate events such as product launches, government conferences, and summits, as well as private occasions and weddings.
Bachelor in Public Relations and International Relations
ISBAT University: 2013 - 2016
Bachelor in Public Relations and International Relations degree provides a solid foundation and advanced skills for success in the diplomatic field.
Bachelors in Business Administration (BBA)
ISBAT University - 2010 - 2013
A standard undergraduate degree pursuing a professional entrepreneurial career and Business Leadership advantage
Diploma in Accounting
Uganda Management Institute - 2009 - 2010
A Diploma in Accounting imparted a solid grounding in accounting principles, regulations and practices.
Diploma in Human Resources Management
Uganda Management Institute,
2008 - 2009
A Diploma in Accounting in Human Resources Management grounded Atong for Strategic Leadership and Management
Office Manager at the Office of the President in the Republic of South Sudan.
Modeltheme - Jan 2019 - Present
Atong played an integral role as part of the Executive Secretariat which coordinates com- munication, policies, and agenda of the Gov- ernment from the Office of the President to other government ministries, agencies, and departments
Country Director at the Assistance Relief and Development Agency (ARUDA), South Sudan
Paperart - Aug 2014 - Jan 2019
She synchronized the organization's functions, which included M&E, finance, HR, and program functions. As a strong advocate of gender equality and empowerment of people living with disabilities, she secured funding from the following organizations: UN Women, AGRA, the Match International Women’s Fund, Save the Children, UNFAO, UNICAFE, Care International, and the Canadian Embassy.
Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Gold Orchid Events Man- agement Ltd
UI Solution - Sep 2012 - Aug 2014
Gold Orchid Events is one of the largest events management companies in South Sudan, providing expertise in corporate and private events such as product launches, government conferences, and weddings. Atong also has interests in real estate, hospitality, ICT, energy, oil, and gas.