Expert Facilitator, Executive Coach
Yonas is a champion for the personal development of leaders in Ethiopia. With more than 10 years of leadership experience, he is an expert facilitator, coach and designer with a successful track record in large-scale complex projects providing results that matter. As a key member of the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) office in Ethiopia, Yonas serves as a catalyst to help organizations create sustainable solutions for leadership development that are inclusive, accessible, and affordable. He has supported interventions across sectors with a special focus on non-profit and profit multi-stage leadership rollouts.
Yonas is the Senior Faculty, Executive Coach & Portfolio Director for East Africa at CCL, a leadership training and research organization dedicated to helping organizations improve their effectiveness and competitiveness through people.
As a facilitator & Coach, Yonas has been extensive support for clients such as World Vision International, The British Council’s Civil Society Support Program (CSSP) and under the Forum of Federation program different government ministry offices, CRS Ethiopia and CRS Uganda and currently Haile Corporate business groups, Florensis Cutting plc. Care Ethiopia, Ethiopia Cutting( Syngenta), Habesha brewery, DOT Ethiopia, Dashen brewery, etc. Yonas is certified by CCL’s Leadership Beyond Boundaries initiative for the facilitation of “Leadership Essentials Programs”, Certified as Master Trainer for “Lead for success” program, Qualified Facilitator of “Sharpening Your interpersonal Skills” Workshops from International Training Partners Inc USA, Certified Coach by European Mentoring & Coaching Council.