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Ahamefula B. Rochas


Ahamefula B. Rochas is a dynamic and determined entrepreneur and an avid contributor to societal development. Mr. Rochas’ drive for business excellence and social activism and philanthropy is fueled by the recognition of the myriad of opportunities available on the African continent as well as a poignant awareness of the ubiquitous predicaments that face the region especially as it regards the absence of quality education. Having graduated from the University of Manchester and Imperial College London with a BSc and MSc in Mechanical Engineering respectively, he is founder and Managing Director at Aham Rochas Group of Companies. Aham Rochas is president and Founder at the Aham Rochas Foundation and is also a member of the board at the Rochas Foundation.

Mr. Rochas’ Education life

University of Cambridge

Degree Name: Master’s Degree

Field of study: Entrepreneurship

2018 -2020

Imperial College London

Degree Name: Master of Science (

Field of Study: Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Dates attended: 2015 – 2016

The University of Manchester

Degree Name: Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)

Field of Study: Mechanical Engineering

Dates attended: 2012 – 2015

MIT Sloan School of Management

Degree Name: Executive Education

Field of Study: Strategy and Innovation

Dates attended: 2018

Columbia Business School

Degree Name: Executive Education

Field of Study: Private Equity

Dates attended: 2018

Honors & Awards

MACE Top Student Award for Mechanical Engineering

Honor date: Jul 2013

Honor issuer: Mechanical Aerospace and Civil Engineering Department, University of Manchester


Cambridge Seminars Academic Excellence Award

Honor date: May 2012

Honor Issuer: Cambridge Seminars College