Fred Walti is an entrepreneur who works to help others incubate and expand their businesses.
Meklit Hadero is a singer and songwriter based in San Francisco, California. She is known for her soulful performing style, and for combining jazz, folk, and East African influences in her music.
Misrak Makonnen is the country director for Amref Heath Africa. She has a master’s degree in public health and in business administration and has worked in public health for the last 18 years.
Alem Weldegerima is director-general of the Ethiopian Horticultural Development Agency (EHDA), a government body solely dedicated to supporting the horticulture sector which incorporates flower, fruits and vegetables and the herbs sectors.