Sinafikeh Gemessa

Senior Research Assistant

Sinafikeh Gemessa, an Ethiopian national, joined IFPRI in July 2012 as a Senior Research Assistant in the Director General’s Office. Sinafikeh received BS in Statistics and MS in Economics from Addis Ababa University and a Masters in International Development from Harvard University. He first joined IFPRI in late 2008 as a research officer in the Ethiopia Strategy Support Program before he left for his graduate study at Harvard. He has experience working in agricultural development, and food and nutrition policies in Ethiopia and Indonesia.