H.E Hailemariam Desalegn
Former Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
HE Hailemariam Dessalegn (Ethiopia)
Prime Minister of Ethiopia (2012-18); Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs (2010-12); Advisor to Prime Minister with the rank of Minister (2007-2010); Chair, African Union (2013-14); University lecturer and Dean, Arba Minch University for 12 years; Vice President and President of the Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples’ Regional State (2001-06); Member of Parliament for 21 years. Currently: Board Chair, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA); Founder and Board Chair, Hailemariam & Roman Foundation (HRF); Board Chair, Tourism Ethiopia; Board of Trustees, International Crisis Group (ICG); Advisory Board Member, The Brenthurst Foundation; Board member, The Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa; Member of different professional Associations.