Abiy Alem


Name: Abiy Alem

Education: BSC in Computer Science

Company name: Mulu Ecolodge

Studio Title: Owner

Founded in: 2017


What it does: Agro Tourism

HQ: Eastern Goajm, Dega Damot

Number of employees: 10

Startup Capital: 560,000 birr

Current capital: Growing

Reasons for starting the business: To promote tourism

Biggest perk of ownership: Doing what I want

Biggest strength: Commitment

Biggest challenge: Lack of awareness about agro tourism

Plan: To create my own agro tourism brand

First career: Tour guide

Most interested in meeting: Zumra Nuru, founder of Awra Amba Ethiopian intentional community

Most admired person: PM Abiy

Stress reducer: Touring

Favorite past-time: Working

Favorite book: The Power of Thinking Big by John C. Maxwell

Favorite destination: Bahir Dar

Favorite automobile: Toyota Land Cruiser