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Samson H. Lebassi

Sales, Marketing and Business Development

Learn from the past, live the present and hope for the bright future.

Name: Samson H. Lebassi
Country of Origin: Ethiopia
Language Skills: Tigrinya, Amharic, English, Basic German
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Economics, University of Copenhagen (Denmark)
Company/Institution: KOTRA
Sector of Industry: Marketing Manager
Professional Position: Trading (FMCG and Construction Equipment), Business Development Service, Trade and Investment Promotion
Company Profile: KOTRA is a South Korean company that deals with facilitation of international trade, trade and investment promotion, business information and infrastructure; just to mention a few, for all Korean companies. The Ethiopian branch office covers the Horn of Africa (Ethiopia, Djibouti and Somalia). My role was Business Research and Investment Support Manager and later on Marketing Manager.
Partner Company in
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