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Commissioner Mesganu Arga Moach


Commissioner Mesganu Arga Moach is the State Minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. He was previously the Director General of the Ethio Engineering Group of Ethiopia from December 2021 to January 2023, State Minister of the Ministry of Trade and Industry from October 2018 to November 2021 and State Minister of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of Ethiopia from May – October 2018. He has served as the Chief of Staff of the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, H.E Hailemariam Desalegn and H.E Abiy Ahmed. From December 2011 to November 2017, he served as Ambassador Extraordinary Plenipotentiary and Special Envoy for Qatar and United Arab Emirates.

From July 2010 to September 2013, he was the Consul General of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to Dubai and Northern Emirates. He led the National Security Border and Trans Boundary Resource Affairs Directorate, Regional Good Governance, Justice and Human Rights Affairs and Policy, Information and Analysis Directorate. Ambassador Mesganu has also served as Deputy Mayor and Bureau Head of the Addis Ababa City Information and Culture City Cabinet Member and Addis Ababa Millennium Council Vice Chairperson from 2006 to May 2008.

Commissioner Moach is currently the member of the Audit and Risk Committee of the Board