Senior Advisor, Ethiopia
Yohannes is Policy Impact Partners’ Senior Policy Advisor based in Ethiopia. An engineer and project manager by profession, and a technologist by passion, Yohannes has over 15 years’ experience in the technology space, working as a developer, consultant, technical architect and manager, both in the USA and Ethiopia.
Using lessons learned and extensive experience gained from USA and Canada, where he studied, Yohannes persistently advocates for the growth of ICT in Ethiopia through consultations and knowledge transfer with policymakers and other stakeholders that are instrumental in shaping the country’s regulations.
He has a BSc in computer engineering from Western University (Canada) and a Master’s degree in project management from University of Maryland (USA).