Director of Student Life at the African Leadership University Mauritius | Head of College at the African Leadership University Rwanda
Veda Sunassee has spent 9 years in several roles with the African Leadership (AL) Group – founded by Fred Swaniker, one of Africa’s leading entrepreneurs and changemakers. Veda first served as an Entrepreneurial Leadership Faculty at the African Leadership Academy in South Africa before joining the founding team of the African Leadership University (ALU), as its inaugural Director of Student Life. In 2017, he moved to Rwanda to be the Founding Dean. In his role, he built a team of 30+ and grew the campus to 600 students.
Veda is a graduate of Princeton University. He was selected among the inaugural Obama Leaders in 2018 and was chosen amongst the 100 most influential Young Africans by African Youth Awards in 2019.
Veda is also a Leadership Consultant, moderator and emcee. He is currently pursuing his other passion for the arts, in theatre and film as a content creator.