Dejene Tezera

Director of Agribusiness Development Department

United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

About

Dejene Tezera has a M. Sc. in Biotechnology and Agro-Food process technology from Wageningen University, Netherlands. He worked as researcher in the Agro-Technology Research Institute, a team leader of agro-industry program, Chief Technical Advisor for UNIDO and FAO program. Presently he works as Director of Agribusiness Development Department of UNIDO and Team Leader of the Partnership Country Program (PCP). His work consists of developing technical cooperation programs for sustainable agro-food value chains and Food Systems, skills development, work sector strategies and providing advisory support in agribusiness development. He has more than 28 years of experience in development agriculture and food systems.

Experience

  • Director of Agribusiness Development Department

    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)