Mamo Mihretu is a popular lawyer, former teacher, and Ethiopian Investments Holdings CEO. Mamo Mihretu is famous for being appointed to high-profile positions in Ethiopia. Mihretu never lacked in fulfilling his responsibilities towards his profession and position. He is also a lawyer by profession and has the best knowledge of law rules and regulations.
Mamo is also appointed to the position of Principal Attorney and Lead Trade Negotiator at the Ethiopian Ministry of Trade for more than two years. Check all the details below about Mamo Mihretu Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Family, Education, Net Worth, Biography & More.
Mamo Mihretu Wiki/Biography
Mamo Mihretu was born between 1976-1979 (Age: 43-46 years; As of 2022) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. His full real name is Mamo E Mihretu. His occupation is a lawyer, former teacher, and Ethiopian Central Bank’s Governor. His nationality is Ethiopian and his ethnicity is mixed.
Mamo Mihretu Educational Qualification
He completed his basic schooling at a local school in his town. After completing schooling, he attended Addis Ababa University and completed his bachelor of law degree L.LB. After this, he completed his Master of Laws in Trade and Investment from the University of Pretoria. After completing his master, Mamo attended the University of Amsterdam for Diploma in International Trade and Investment. During 2008-2009, he also attended Harvard Kennedy School and completed a Master of Public Administration degree.
Mamo Mihretu Physical Stats
- Height: 5′ 10″ inches
- Weight: 67 kg
- Eye Colour: Brown
- Hair Colour: Black
Mamo Mihretu Family & Parents
Mamo was born into a middle-class well-settled family to Ethiopian parents. He is the loving son of his parents. Her parents always wanted their son to be a successful man. He doesn’t disclose his parents, family, and siblings. Also, his family members are not available on any social media. Mamo never shares photos with his family members on the internet. According to the sources, his father is a local entrepreneur and his mother is a housewife. She never shared the details about his siblings.
Mamo Mihretu Wife & Relationships
He is a very smart and talented man. Mamo is famous in Ethiopia for his different works for the country. As of January 2023, Mamo Mihretu never shared any details about her love life or girlfriend/wife’s name on his social media handles. He maintained secrecy about his personal life because of some private reasons. He only shared the details about his work on his social media handles. It could be possible that he is dating a girl but wants privacy about his relationship. His relationship status is single and his marital status is not available.
Mamo Mihretu Career & Profession
He started his career as a lecturer at St Marys University College during 2002-2003. Later, he was promoted to head of the college for one year. During 2005-2008, Mamo became the Principal Attorney and Lead Trade Negotiator of the Ethiopian Ministry of Trade. Mamo used to advise the Ethiopian Ministry of Trade and Cabinet on World Trade Organization accession. After this, he worked as a Principal in “The Africa Group” in Washington D.C.
After this, he was the Senior Program Manager at the World Bank Group in Kenya during 2010-2018 and worked there for seven years. After this, he is appointed in the position of Senior Policy Advisor and Chief Trade Negotiator for the Office of the Prime Minister in 2018. At present, he is appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Ethiopia Investment Holdings (a sovereign wealth fund).
According to the sources, in January 2023, Mamo is appointed as the Governor of the Central Bank of Ethiopia by Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Mamo replace in place of Yinager Dessie (who served as governor before Mamo). He was also appointed because of his hard work and talent for Ethiopia. Many politicians oppose the decision of the PM of Ethiopia of appointing him as the governor.
Mamo Mihretu (Ethiopian Central Bank Governor)
Mamo was the Principal of the Africa Group (a research and advisory firm focused on bringing clients and guiding investment and business decisions). Since February 2022, he is appointed as the CEO of Ethiopia Investment Holdings. His role from the country’s point of view is that generational wealth through strategic investments can help in the quick growth of Ethiopia.
Also, he worked for famous personalities and politicians in the Ethiopian government. In January 2023, he is in the news after Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed appointed Mama as the governor of the National Bank of Ethiopia. After this, he received a little bit of criticism from the politicians.
Mamo Mihretu Net Worth & Income
Mamo Mihretu’s net worth is estimated at approx. $3 million dollars. He is a famous lawyer, former teacher, and Ethiopian Investments Holdings CEO. Mamo earns a good income from top positions in Ethiopia. He has a luxurious lifestyle with beautiful homes and luxury cars. He never showcased her life on his social media handles. He lives joyfully with his family.
Mamo Mihretu Social Handles
- Instagram: mamomihretu
- Twitter: mihretum
- Facebook: mihretu
- LinkedIn: mamomihretu
Mamo Mihretu Amazing Facts
- He attended many seminars and events for the betterment of Ethiopia.
- Mamo loves to take care of nature and grow plants.
- In December 2022, he went to Washington for the friendship between Ethiopia and US.
- Mamo helped Ethiopia in financial growth via a low-carbon pathway by generating 98% of its energy from clean sources.
- Mamo Mihretu signed an MOU with TMSA to launch a partnership that aims among others to upgrade Kality Dry Port.
- He was also in the discussion related to a free future in “Sharm El Sheikh” with Ethiopian delegates.
- Mamo helped Ethiopia in building independent and professional commercial companies.
- He also goes for the daily check of Ethiopian Airlines, which is Africa’s leading aviation group.
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