Roche is a qualified accountant, an entrepreneur, author, and a business mentor. He is a founder of Radipolelo Business Consulting. He is also chairperson of Vuka Advisory Board of Directors for Entrepreneurs and just started an entrepreneurship academy called The LORA Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. He wrote his debut book: The Start-up Revolution: Fit In or Stand Out. Roche started Radipolelo Business Consulting in 2006. He is passionate about entrepreneurship development and his experience ranges from entrepreneurship research, training on various entrepreneurship topics, mentorship and coaching, organising and facilitating entrepreneurship seminars. Roche Mentors about 20 entrepreneurs from various businesses with annual turnover ranging from R500, 000 to R10, 000,000. He is a regular guest business analyst at various radio stations in South Africa. He also adjudicates various entrepreneurship competitions Roche holds a B.Com (Accounting) Honours, MBA in Finance and PhD in Entrepreneurship.