Currently Director General, Export Promotion Directorate General. BSC in Agricultural Economics and under completion MA in Marketing Management, both from Addis Ababa University. More than 30 years experience in different sectors and positions in Ministry of Trade & Ministry of Agriculture. Well versed knowledge & experience in Ethiopian Agriculture & Trade Sectors. Major experiences are Agricultural Management; Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation; Project Analyst; Promotion and Marketing, both as expert and Department Head, and Advisor to the State Minister. Has been serving at the capacity of Director for the last 15 years.
Moreover, served as Steering Committee member of Agricultural Growth Program, 4th world coffee conference Technical Committee chair, Member of Ethiopian Quality Council for five years, Commissioner General for Expo Miallno 2015, Member of Ethiopian Grain Marketing Enterprises Board of Directors for ten years and Ethiopian Seed Enterprises Board of Directors for more than five years.