Saminas Belaynh Seyfu

Saminas Belaynh Seyfu from Ethiopia is a Banker with an exceptional passion for youth development. He currently serves as a fundraising officer in AU Foundation’s Youth Development programs.

His portfolio includes drafting concept notes for the various AU Foundation programs, communicating with different stakeholders and representing the AU Foundation at associated youth platforms.

Before joining the AU Foundation as part of the AUYVC he was a Branch controller at the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia.

He holds a BA degree in Business Management from Debre Birhan University, a fast-growing university located in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. As a student, he actively participated in student politics and rose up the ranks from deputy president to president of the student association.