Gidon Agaza

Expert in various areas of insurance – from life insurance to locating lost funds Born in Ethiopia and immigrated to Israel at the age of

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Sefi Brhana

Expert in various areas of insurance – from life insurance to locating lost funds Born in Ethiopia and immigrated to Israel at the age of

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Elias Mengistu

Entrepreneur and businessman with vast experience in his field and the field of business entrepreneurship as a whole Elias is the CEO and owner of

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Zamir Jegnaw

Economist and business consultant, project manager, and assistance for entrepreneurs in establishing entrepreneurships and business development Born in Ethiopia and immigrated to Israel as a

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Shahar Alemu

Project Manager, Business Coach and Consultant Born in Ethiopia and immigrated to Israel at the age of 8. Shahar attended “WIZO Hadasim” High School in

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אנט ממו

Anet Mamo

Certified physical therapist, Pilates instructor, and volunteer in the Ethiopian community. Graduate of Haifa University with a Bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy (B.P.T.). She furthered her

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Shmuel Biru

Actor, script writer, and director; Recipient of the Israeli Film and Television Council Prize. Shmuel Biru – a graduate of the Yemin Orde Youth Village

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ד"ר דורון פקדה

Dr. Doron Fekede

Doctor and pharmacist. Represented Israel as an emissary on public diplomacy missions in the United States and Europe. Born in Ethiopia, immigrated to Israel after

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עו"ד שלומית ברהנו

Shlomit Berhanu, Esq

Lawyer and social activist, former parliamentary advisor for Knesset Member Yitzchak Herzog. Born in Ethiopia, immigrated to Israel with her family at the age three.

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יוני פנטה

Yoni Fanta

Works in hi-tech, project manager, and manager. Has extensive experience in leading teams. Served in the IDF as a fighter and a sergeant and platoon

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זוהר זימרו

Zohar Zimro

Israel’s national champion marathon runner, represented Israel at the Olympic Games. Zohar Zimro’s athletic career began during his military service as a combat soldier in

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למלם מספן

Lemlem Mesfen

Fashion designer who integrates Ethiopian tradition with contemporary design. Born in Ethiopia and immigrated to Israel at the age of seven with her family, settling

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קסה גטו

Kasa Getoo

Anthropologist, social activist, project manager at “Olim Beyahad” (a non-profit organization) Kasa did her IDF service as a soldier and commander of an infantry squad

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גולן ג’מבר

Golan Jamber

Manager and spokesperson. Applies the management experience his acquired in the Israeli Air Force to civil life. Golan did his IDF service in the Israeli

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קס סמאי אליאס

Kes Semai Eliass

Chairman of the Religious Council of the Kessim Organization of Ethiopian Jewry in Israel. Earned a B.A. in Education and Sociology from Bar Ilan University,

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יובי תשומה-כץ

Yuvi Tashome-Katz

Involved in informal education, a social and political activist. Born in Israel to Ethiopian-born parents. Works in the field of informal education and has been

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יצחק טיים

Itzhak Teim

Involved in informal education, a social and political activist. Born in Israel to Ethiopian-born parents. Works in the field of informal education and has been

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בליינש זבדיה

Belaynesh Zevadia

Diplomat who served as Israel’s ambassador to Ethiopia. Honored to light a torch on Israel’s Independence Day together with other top-achieving women. Born in Gondar,

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ד"ר רחל מסלה-אבונה

Dr. Rachel Mesele-Avune

Clinical biochemistry doctor at Soroka Medical Center’s Immunological Laboratory. Dr. Mesele-Avune did her National Service at Soroka Medical Center, serving as a medical secretary for

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אבי ילאו

Avi Yalou

Avi manages the networking department (also known as “Graduates Forum”) at Olim Beyahad. Prior to his current position, he served as the CEO at “Hila”

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טלי סמני

Tali Smani

Served in the IDF’s elite 8200 Unit, psychologist specializing in Culturally Fair Testing. Served in the IDF’s elite 8200 Unit as a radio operator in

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טל צ'קול

Tal Chekol, Esq

Lawyer specializing in litigation. Founder and manager of a firm providing legal services to private clients and public institutions. Born in May 1979, has an

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דודו ליג'עלם

Dudu Lijalem

Teacher and educator. Coordinator of the “Zinuk B’Aliya” program that works to expand the contribution of Ethiopian Israeli young adults through meaningful IDF/National Service. Born

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אטיאנצ'י רחל אלמו

Etyanchi Rachel Alemu

A social psychologist. Specializes in conflict resolution and reconciliation between groups. Born in Israel. Served in the IDF as a Mashakit Hora’a (an education non-commissioned

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אמיר סבהט

Amir Sabhat

CPA and businessman, promotes professional excellence and volunteering in the community. Chosen by The Marker magazine as one of Israel’s 40 most promising young leaders

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אושרה פרידמן

Oshra Friedman

Media figure, entrepreneur, and social activist; recipient of the New Israel Fund’s Yaffa London Yaari Prize (2014). Graduated Bar Ilan University with a B.A. in

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שי (אשטו) פרדו

Shai Ferdo

Actor and Director. Played dozens of roles in theater, film, and on television. Presents a personal segment on Channel 14’s Evening News (also called Channel

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ד"ר ספפה אייצ'ק

Dr. Seffefe Aycheh

Epidemiology and preventative medicine; Health education; AIDS prevention. Immigrated to Israel in 1987 with a BM.A. in Public Health from Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia

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