Haile Selassie I University, Ethiopia, 1968-1973, Bachelor of Science. Michigan State University, United States of America, 1974-1976, Master of Science, 7476, Master of Arts. Ohio State University, United States of America, 1977-1979, Doctor of Philosophy.
Spoken languages: English, French, Amharic.
Senior Economist, Paris Office(s), International Monetary Fund since 1990. International Monetary Fund Resident Representative, Uganda, 1987-1990. Economist, International Monetary Fund, Washington, District of Columbia, 1981-1986.
Rch Association, Ohio State University, United States of America, 1979-1980. Economist, Jamaica Development Bank, 1977-1979.
Spouse Tibebe Tegene, National of Ethiopia.