Ochen Simon Eidodo
Volcafe Uganda Limited
Please tell us a little bit about yourself:
I am 36 years of age and currently working as a Barista trainer and also promoting my own coffee brand here in Uganda.
What are you excited to do while you are in Amsterdam?:
I’m looking forward to taking in the ambiance and culture of this famous city
Please list the coffee competitions you have participated in, what year they took place, and your results:
2018 Uganda Barista Championship – Winner.
2018 AFCA Africa Barista Championship – 2nd Place.
How do you see the coffee industry changing in the future?:
More coffees will be roasted and packed at source. Even African coffee farmers will have their own brands.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?:
Promoting of Ugandan Coffee for the good of Ugandan coffee farmers. Roasting and packing my own locally grown Arabica Coffee.
What are your interests outside of coffee?:
Traveling and exploring.