2023 Mentor: Florence Avosuahi Ibrahim

Florence Avosuahi Ibrahim 

Satellite Control & Operations Engineer at Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited

Region: Africa

Field:  Space Engineering & Technology

Profile: Florence Avosuahi Ibrahim has a bachelor's in electrical engineering from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria, an executive MBA from the Metropolitan School of Business and Management in the UK and is a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) studying Data Science at University of East London, UK. She currently works in satellite control and operations for NIGCOMSAT, a leading Sub-Saharan African satellite enterprise. After spending 14 years in the satellite industry, she promotes the industry to young girls and women as the first Nodal Coordinator of Women in Aerospace Nigeria (WIAN) at NIGCOMSAT.

As a member of many professional groups and a global ambassador for SWE, she is very interested in inspiring and empowering young girls and women to reach their goals.