Yonas Deressu


Name: Yonas Deressu

Education: High School Diploma

Company name: ABC Fashion

Title: Founder

Founded in: 2016

What it does: Produces Shoes

HQ: Sebategna, Mercato

Number of employees: 6

Startup Capital:   20,000 birr

Current capital:  Growing

Reason for starting the business: To be self employed

Biggest perk of ownership: Confidence

Biggest strength: Commitment

Biggest challenge: Access to finance

Plan: To expand the business

First career: Worked in shoe manufacturing company

Most interested in meeting:  Mr. Wondossen

Most admired person: My Family

Stress reducer: Listening to the radio

Favorite past-time: Chilling with my friends

Favorite book: World’s Great Personalities

Favorite destination: Israel

Favorite automobile:  Toyota Executive