Mamo Mihretu has been appointed to the position of governor of the National Bank of Ethiopia, according to an announcement made today by the Office of the Prime Minister of Ethiopia.
Mamo Mihretu Biography
Mamo Mihretu is now the principal trade negotiator for Ethiopia and serves as a senior policy advisor to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He works for the World Bank Group as an Operations Officer in the Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice.
It is unknown when or where Mamo Mihretu was born. His date of birth is also unknown. His age has not been disclosed as of yet.
Mamo Mihretu attended the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in the United States, where he focused his studies on economic development as well as leadership. In addition, he holds a post-graduate degree in law, having earned it from the Universities of Pretoria and Amsterdam. When he received his legal degree from Addis Abeba University, he did so with honors and was awarded a medal.
Mamo Mihretu is now serving as the senior policy advisor to the prime minister of Ethiopia in addition to his role as chief trade negotiator.
Before he joined the administration of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, he worked as a senior private sector specialist for the World Bank Group.
While there, he oversaw the implementation of Ethiopia’s trade logistics, tax simplification, business regulation, and investment promotion programs. He then went on to join the administration of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.
In addition to his work as a legal representative, he has earned a Master of Public Administration degree from Harvard Kennedy School, a Bachelor of Laws degree from Addis Ababa University, and a Diploma in International Trade and Investment from the University of Amsterdam. All three of these degrees are in his possession.
Mamo was recently recognized by the Financial Times as one of the rising young technocrats driving Ethiopia’s ambitious reform agenda.
Mamo is in the news right now because the Ethiopian government chose him to be Governor of the Central Bank of Ethiopia.
There is no information available on Mamo Mihretu’s marital status. There is not a single scrap of information on his private life that can be found anywhere on the internet. This material will be updated if we receive any new information on this subject.
It is believed that Mamo Mihretu’s net worth is somewhere in the range of $1–5 million USD. In addition to his role as Chief Trade Negotiator, he serves as Senior Policy Advisor to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia.