Cheikh Mboup

Businessman & Entrepreneur

Cheikh Mboup is a highly accomplished entrepreneur and CEO of SSH Investments. Originally from Senegal, West Africa, Cheikh’s hard work and unwavering determination have led him to launch and operate over 23 franchises, as well as hold various executive positions in companies such as Edible Arrangements and Winn-Dixie. Cheikh’s passion for continuous learning and growth has led him to earn a bachelor’s degree in statistics, an MBA in economics and international business, and a PhD in economics and international business. Cheikh’s success and experiences in the entrepreneurial world have made him an inspiration for aspiring entrepreneurs.


In addition to his entrepreneurial endeavors, Cheikh is a strong advocate for education and community development. He has been involved in various initiatives aimed at empowering and uplifting underprivileged communities, particularly in his home country of Senegal. Cheikh firmly believes in the power of education to transform lives and has actively supported initiatives that promote access to quality education in his community.


Cheikh’s success in the business world has been driven by his passion for innovation and commitment to excellence. He is a strategic thinker who constantly seeks new ways to drive growth and success while fostering a culture of collaboration and teamwork. Cheikh’s leadership style is marked by his ability to inspire and motivate his teams and his unwavering dedication to achieving his goals. Through his entrepreneurial journey, Cheikh has become a respected figure in the business community and a source of inspiration for many aspiring entrepreneurs.

Professional Credentials

education background

  • Earned a PhD in Economics & International Business from Argosy University in 2016
  • Completed the Strategic Management of Growth Companies Certificate from Harvard University in 2012
  • Earned a Master’s in Business Administration in Economics and International Business from Jacksonville University in 2011
  • Graduated summa cum laude from Lehigh University with a Bachelor’s in Finance and Statistics in 2004

Professional Experience

  • CEO at SSH Investments
  • Launched and operated over 23 franchises before joining SSH Investments
  • Previously served as the President and COO at Edible Arrangements, responsible for global operations, real estate, and construction for over 1200 locally owned and operated outlets
  • Held various positions with Lone Star Funds under its formerly owned brand Winn-Dixie Stores

Connect with Cheikh Mboup

If you want to learn more about Leadership, economics and business management, you can contact Cheikh Mboup by filling out the contact form on the website. Cheikh always welcomes opportunities to engage with like-minded individuals and share his experiences. You can also follow him on social media for updates on his professional achievements and business initiatives.


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