Emmanuel Chebukati

Cloud Engineer & Information Security Consultant


Nairobi, Kenya
Kigali, Rwanda


+(254) 724 000 000
+(254) 733 000 000


What I am all about.

Emmanuel is a cloud and security engineer with extensive experience in systems audit, application security and secure cloud development. He has successfully undertaken sensitive technology projects across the East African region in both the public and private sectors. He holds a MSc in Information Technology (specializing in Data Science and IT Entrepreneurship) from Carnegie Mellon University as well as a BSc in Applied Computer Technology (specializing in Forensic IT and Cybercrime) from USIU – Africa. Emmanuel is also a Certified Ethical Hacker (EC-Council) and an Information Storage Associate (EMC2). He is currently working on scaling Hepta Analytics – a data analytics company he co-founded – in Kenya and Rwanda.


Yes. I've been around.
2018 – Present

Hepta Analytics

Director; Cloud Security Engineer

Nairobi, Kenya

I lead the infrastructure and security divisions at Hepta Analytics: A data and analytics startup operating in Rwanda and Kenya.

2015 – 2016

Nature Surf Systems

Senior Systems Developer

Nairobi, Kenya

Full stack development of Android and Web Platform. Designed and deployed bespoke IT infrastructure focused on security.

2015 – 2015

Presidential Digital Talent Program

Graduate Management Trainee

Nairobi, Kenya

The Presidential Digital Talent Program (PDTP) is designed to build and entrench ICT capacity within the Kenyan Government to ensure ICT effectiveness and efficiency in service delivery.

In the time I spent in the program, I was posted to the Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government and the global ICT storage leader, EMC2. I also served as team leader both in my Ministry, Private Sector organization and overall leader for the entire team.

Also attended the #ConnectedEA conference in Diani, Kwale as a part of the PDTP Team.


Lazy isn't in my vocabulary.
2016 – 2018

Carnegie Mellon University

Master of Science - MS, Information Technology

Pittsburgh, PA

Concentrations: IT Entrepreneurship; Data Science

Activities and Societies: Student Guild, Techy Talkers (Toastmasters International), Data Science Club

2012 – 2014

United States International University

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Applied Computer Technology, Cum Laude

Nairobi, Kenya

Concentration: Forensic Information Technology and Cybercrime.

Activities and Societies: Student Affairs Council, IT Club (Member, Guest Speaker, Advisor), Young Diplomats Forum.


Call to Serve

Vice President

Served as Vice President of the CMU Africa student body.

Vice President Education

Techy Talkers Toastmasters Club of CMU Africa.

Academic Affairs Representative

United States International University Africa.