Admasu Nebebe

State Minister of Finance and Economic Cooperation



Admasu Nebebe is State Minister at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Cooperation of Ethiopia since December 2016, before which he held several different positions within the same Ministry. With over 25 years of progressive leadership experience, including as Director of the Directorate for United Nations Agencies and Regional Economic Cooperation and as Head of the Climate Resilient Green Economy Facility. During his tenure, he led the mobilization of external resources for the country’s Growth and Transformation Plan, and mobilized, negotiated and signed foreign development grants and loans. He also managed and coordinated bilateral economic cooperation, as well as relationships with international and regional organizations, and oversaw the implementation of external economic agreements and programmes.

Admasu Nebebe holds a Master’s degree in Development Studies from the Institute of Social Studies in The Hague, Netherlands, and a Bachelor’s degree in Management and Public Administration from Addis Ababa University.


  • State Minister of Finance and Economic Cooperation