Professor Cédric Villani is a French mathematician and recipient of the 2010 Fields Medal for his work on differential equations. He was born in 1973 in France and studied mathematics at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris, from 1992 to 1996 and spent four more years as assistant Professor there. In 1998, Villani defended his
Professor Nancy Ann Neudauer has long been involved with Mathematics in Africa, working with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) to help establish AIMS locations in Cameroon, Tanzania, Ghana and Rwanda. She is an American mathematician specializing in Matroid Theory and a Professor of Mathematics at Pacific University. She grew up in Milwaukee. She
Rana Auditto is the Vice President Operations and Chief Financial Officer (VP-O & CFO) of AIMS-NEI’s Global Network. Rana is a fellow and member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a Chartered Professional Accountant and Certified General Accountant from Canada. He comes to AIMS with over 25 years of progressively responsible experience
Lydie Hakizimana is a seasoned educator, successful entrepreneur, and the Chief Executive Officer of AIMS. As founder & CEO of Drakkar Ltd, a pioneering Rwandan educational publishing house, Lydie has over 10 years of experience in production and distribution of textbooks. Through her work at Drakkar, Lydie edited and published 16 Kinyarwanda titles and distributed
Prof. Ngomo Horace Manga is the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Buea. He was appointed by Presidential Decree Nº 2017/318 of 27 June 2017. Before his appointment, he had served as Technical Adviser to the Prime Minister from September 2011 and later for five years as the Secretary General at the Ministry of Higher Education.
Prof. Mama Foupouagnigni is the Chief Academic Officer of the AIMS Global Network and President of AIMS Cameroon, previously serving as the pioneer Academic Director of the same Institute from August 2013 to August 2016. Professor of Mathematics at the Higher Teacher Training College (HTTC) of the University of Yaoundé I in Cameroon, he holds