Meet Our Team
Leads the NID Program and was part of the NID Technical Working Committee since 2018.
Eyob has been part of the NID team in various roles and is now leading the implementation team.
Betlhem is the Program Lead and had a director role at the Innovation Institute.
System Engineering Lead
Dereje has been part of the implementation team and has worked on the ID Platform since its inception.
Development and Implementation Lead
Ashenafi has been part of the implementation team and has worked on the ID Platform since its inception.
Biometric Systems Lead
Elias has also been part of the ID Platform team since its inception focusing on biometrics and systems integration.
Enrollment Operations Lead
Yohannes has worked at MoF and PMO is now Enrollment Ops lead.
Infrastructure and System Security Lead
Yared has also been part of the ID Platform team since its inception leading the DevOps, infrastructure and system security activities.
Strategy and Partnerships
Feven is an engineer by profession but also has experience in Project Management and has just joined NID.
Advisory and Support Unit Director
Bereket has experience in project management at the Innovation Institute and has recently joined NID.
Surafel manages data center and network infrastructure related activities
Digital Delivery Expert
Ruth handles NID program documentation both technical and legal as well as media engagement.
DevOps and Program Unit
Yafet supports NID Program on DevOps dividing his time between PMO and NID Project.
Finance Specialist and HR Expert
Elsabeth is responsible for the financial and Human resource works in NID.
NID as a project believes in a lean team that outsources man-power intensive activities in an effort to ensure efficiency in management.
NID plans to procure a legal firm or individuals for both the international and local legislative and legal work.
NID is in the process of hiring prospective Communications Firm to formulate a communications strategy, conduct various social studies, handle media engagement, events and PR.
NID plans to recruit small and medium firms interested in conducting ID registrations and pre-registrations as part of a specific project with a relying party.
Depending on the specific use-case, NID hopes to find suitable firms or associations that can offer authentication services on behalf of a project or party.