Name: Derje Ero Genres

Education: BA degree in Banking and insurance, Diploma in Catering

Company name: Betezemed (ቤተ-ዘመድ) Catering and decor

Title: General Manager

Founded in: 2009


What it does: Provide catering service

HQ: Addis Ababa

Number of employees: 30

Startup Capital: 2,000 birr

Current capital: 1.5 million birr

Reasons for starting the business: To be independent

Biggest perk of ownership: Being an influential service giver

Biggest strength: Hard worker

Biggest challenging: Financial capacity

Plan: To working more on service quality

First career: Civil Servant

Most interested in meeting: PM Abiy Ahmed

Most admired person: PM Abiy Ahmed

Stress reducer: Praying, swimming, reading motivational literacy

Favorite past time: Time at work

Favorite book: The Bible

Favorite destination: Any beach

Favorite automobile: Range rover