COLADA Latin Dance Congress
6-10 June 2018, Bangkok

Max Ahmad


Max Ahmad is the founder and director at Moni Dance and also currently the Bachata director at The Studio running the Bachata programmes there. Besides teaching at Moni Dance and The Studio, he is also Co-director of Alma Singapore by Alma Latina which runs 3 performance teams. Max Ahmad is also the organiser of Singapore Bachata Weekend (SBW).

Having been dancing salsa and bachata since 2006, Max Ahmad has successfully fused his years of prior experience as a hip hop and jazz dancer with his passion for Latin dance. This fusion resulted in the development of his own unique groovy and smooth style that is recognized by the local and international latin dance scenes. He now focuses mainly on sensual dances and teaches mainly Bachata, Zouk and Kizomba.

Throughout his years of dancing, Max Ahmad has performed, taught, judged and competed in many dance talent events and competitions. Some of his competition accolades include First runner up in the 2010 Asia Bachata Championship, Champion in the 2010 NTU/NBS Got Talent and more recently Champion in the 2014 Asia Bachata Championship. Besides competing, he also has performed and taught in various international dance platforms such as in Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam.

Known for his sleek moves, musicality and flavor, Max Ahmad is a also a favorite lead among many ladies in the scene. His warm and sanguine personality never fails to make his classes vibrant and fun, and will definitely make you want to come back for more’