EPIPHANIE MUKASHYAKA is thepresident of the Board of Bufcoffee. Before the creation of Bufcoffee Ltd, in 2001, Epiphanie was a coffee farmer, the activities she started after the death of her husband. Epiphanie is the co-founder of Bufcoffee Ltd and owns more than 80 % of the shares. Epiphanie received different awards for her outstanding achievements, including the Private Sector Forum Award, in 2009, the Best Tax Payer Award from His Excellence Paul Kagame at Gicumbi Tax Payer's Ceremony, in 2009, and the Woman Rural Development Award, in 2011.