Welcome ~ The Wharton African Students Association (WASA) family would like to welcome you to our home on the internet. We hope to be able to give you insights into the composition of our family, our many initiatives, and our dimension of the Wharton experience. We look forward to interacting with you further by email, phone or in person. Akwaaba! Karibu! (Welcome!)

Mission ~ Established in 1999, the Wharton African Students Association (WASA) is an all-inclusive organization that strives to raise the profile and awareness of Africa as a viable business and leisure destination within and beyond the Wharton community. WASA welcomes membership from all Wharton MBA students with an interest in Africa.

WASA is dedicated to:

Increasing the awareness of African issues at Wharton
Providing career and leadership opportunities to its members
Promoting business in Africa
Strengthening ties between students, alumni, and African businesspeople.

2004/5 Officers ~ Wasa is led by a highly dedicated group of individuals who strive to ensure that the association is well managed and efficiently run. Elections for officer positions are held in the Spring. For further information, please either view our members page or contact an officer below.



Ije Ikoku
  Treasury & Fundraising John Gadzi
  VP External Affairs (Careers and Alumni) Okezie Ofoegbu
  VP Social and Marketing Valentine Fontama
  VP Internal Affairs (Academic, Careers and Community Development) Sunny Elebua
  Conference Chair Ade Adedeji
  Conference Vice Chair Pamela Codo

Click to view our member resume book ~