Tegegnework Gettu (Ph.D.), former regional director at UNDP,
BREAKING NEWS: Tegegnework Gettu (Ph.D.), former regional director at UNDP, has replaced Shiferaw Shuigute as a chairperson of the state-owned Development Bank of #Ethiopia.
Gettu served a number of high-ranking positions in the United Nations Development Programme, both at the country level and at its headquarters in New York. He was the Country Director for Southern Africa and Indian Ocean countries and Acting Resident Representative in Liberia and Sierra Leone before becoming a Senior Economic and Political Advisor in UNDP’s Africa Bureau. He later served as Assistant Secretary-General and Regional Bureau Director for Africa at UNDP.