Mr. Seifu Admassu joined Khulisa in 2019 as an a Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Consultant focusing primarily on the East Africa Energy Program (EAEP) implementation MEL task sub-contract from RTI International.

In addition to his monitoring and evaluation skills, Mr. Admassu has strong consulting, research, grant/program/project management, and capacity strengthening support skills.

Prior to joining Khulisa, he worked for the Ministry of Mines and Energy in Ethiopia, the National HIV and AIDS Prevention and Control Program, the World Bank-supported Ethiopian Social Rehabilitation and Development Fund and HESA International Consultancy and Training Service. He also worked as a lead consultant for organisations such as Pact Ethiopia, UNDP, UNESCO, and Save the Children.

Mr. Admassu obtained a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) in 2014 and also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Management, a Postgraduate Diploma in Management, and a management diploma from the Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU) of India. He completed his undergraduate degree in Language and Literature from the Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia.

He is a Ethiopian resident, fluent in English and Amharic, with conversational skills in other local languages and an understanding of German.