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U.S. Firms With Branch Offices In Ethiopia

Addis Resources Development Co. 
P.O. Box 4360, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 50-09-09/50-08-09 Fax: 51-78-77
Location: 7th floor, Bedilu Bldg. (behind National Theater)
Managing Director: Ato Wodaje Abebe
U.S. Firm represented: Canyon Resources
Activities: Acts as local agent for Canyon Resources, a U.S. firm with gold exploration, development, and mining permits in southern Ethiopia.
African Lakes (Ethiopia) - Ford 
P.O. Box 263, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 
Tel: 55-08-33, 55-11-26. Fax: 55-19-57
Location: King George Street (near Sidist Kilo)
General Manager: Ato Abdulwassi Aboubaker
U.S. firms represented: Cummins Engines, Ford Motors
Activities: Agent and dist. of goods and services for Cummins Engines and Ford Motors.
African Lakes (Ethiopia) - IBM 
P.O. Box 3533, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 51-84-44, 55-08-32, Fax: 51-77-88
Location: Meskel Square (across from stadium)
Customer Eng. & Services Manager: Ato Neway Beyene (Mobile: 09-201319)
U.S. firm represented: IBM Corp.
Activities: Sells and services data processing machines, typewriters, and computers.
Boeing Commercial Airplane Company
P.O. Box 1755, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 61-22-22, ext. 484, or 61-05-66, Fax: 61-17-36
Location: Bole Int'l Airport (within Ethiopian Airlines offices)
Customer Support Rep.: Mr. Kermit Coan
Activities: Technical support for Ethiopian Airlines Boeing Aircraft.
East Africa Bottling P.L.C. 
P.O. Box 1346, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 13-46-95, 75-61-14, Fax: 75-76-70/75-31-52
Location: Off Jimma Road (behind Awash Winery)
General Manager: Wro. Amelework Getahun
Resident Consultant:: Ato Getachew Ayele (Coca-Cola Africa Ltd.) (Mobile 09-222856)
P.O. Box: 18776 Tel: 53-19-90, Fax: 531989
U.S. Firm Represented: Coca Cola
Activities: Coordination of production, marketing, and quality control of Coca-Cola products with bottling plants located in Addis Ababa and Dire Dawa.
Equator Limited & Equator Trade Services Ltd.
P.O. Box 10915, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 61-56-11 Fax: 61-56-10
Location: Asmara Road, Waryt Bldg, 4th Floor
Representative: Ato Abiy Fisseha Sebhat (Mobile: 09-209353)
Activities: Serves as local office for Equator Bank and affiliated trading companies. Also represents Bluebird Bus and Harris Communications.
Ernst & Young
P.O. Box 24875 Code 1000, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 50-49-33 Fax: 504932
Location: Mega House - 7th Floor
Managing Partner: Ato Zemedneh Negatu, CPA (Mobile: 09-201741)
Activities: Serves as a local office for Ernst & Young.
Ethio-Amba International
P.O. Box 34329, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 66-13-06 Fax: 66-13-06
Location: Mega Building 7th Floor
General Manager: Ato Misikir Assefa
Activities: General Trading Export/Import
Ethiopia Hunt Oil Company
P.O. Box 5144, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 51-92-16, Fax: 51-41-74
Location: Woreda 18 Kebele 27 House # 292
Representative: Ato Mulugeta Demissie
U.S. Firm Represented: Hunt Oil Company
Activities: Oil exploration in Genale River Production Sharing Agreement.
Ethiopian Crown Cork & Can Mfg. Industry
P.O. Box 5501, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 34-04-03, 34-02-44, 34-02-15, Fax: 34-02-16
Location: Debre Zeit Road, in Kaliti area
General Manager: Ato Fisseha Berhanu (Mobile: 09-206919)
Activities: Manufacturer of corks and cans. Plant is 25% American owned as a result of a settlement following Derg-era nationalization.
Eveready Battries Ltd.
P.O. Box 19162, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 61-06-65 / 51-90-75, Fax: 51-27-16
Location: Bole road
Sales Manager: Ato Elias Nesru (Mobile: 09-201030)
Activities: Liaison Office of Eveready Battries Ltd.
F.C. Schaffer & Associates, Inc.
P.O. Box 6660, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 51-80-36/51-78-60 Fax: 51-04-82/51-80-36
Location: Bole road, in front of Finland Embassy
Project Manager: Mr. Nigel Williams
Representatives: Ato Mesfin Gebreyes (Mobile: 09-200134) and Ato Kifle Gebre
Activities: Construction of the Fincha Sugar Factory.
Green Star Food Co.
P.O. Box 5579, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 50-09-69, 50-48-21 Fax: 50-78-48
Location: Bole road
General Manager: Ato Dawit Bekele (Mobile: 09-219510)
Representatives: Green Star Food Company, USA
Activities: Serve as a branch office for Green Star Food Company, USA
H. Mayler
P.O. Box 41519, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 61-58-08, Fax: 61-58-08
Location: Near EEC building (next to W 17 K 19 Office)
Manager: W/t. Meron Haile (Mobile: 09-209498)
U.S. Firm Represented: United Parcel Service
Activities: Serves as local representative for United Parcel Service courier services.
Hilton Addis
P.O. Box 1164, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 51-84-00, Fax: 51-00-64
Location: Menelik II Ave. (In front of Min. Of Foreign Affairs)
General Manager: Mr. Klaus Schack
Activities: Management of Addis Ababa Hilton Hotel.
P.O. Box 26401, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 51-17-61, Fax: 51-78-82
Location: W. 21 K. 01 House # 394/11
President: Ato Gizaw Tesfaye
Activities: Mid-East and African Regional Business Development.
MCI Communications Corporation
P.O. Box 10989, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 65-37-44, Fax: 65-43-54
Location: Debre Zeit road (Garade building 3rd floor)
General Manager: Ato Amir Yusuf
Activities: Seeks to introduce MCI long-distance telephone service to Ethiopia.
Mobil Oil East Africa Ltd.
P.O. Box 1365, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 65-11-25, 65-31-87, Fax: 65-10-39
Location: Debre Zeit Road
Managing Director: Mr. Olu Onakoya (Mobile: 09-207044)
Activities: Marketing of petroleum products.
MOHA Soft Drinks Industry S.C.
P.O. Box 1270, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 61-46-55 / 62-07-85 Fax: 61-50-87
Location: Near Addis Ababa Bole Airport (Higher 17 Kebele 23)
General Manager: Ato Getachew Birbo
Business & Oper. Rep.: Ato Deribe Senegiorgis Tel: 61-51-06, Fax: 61-52-19 (Mobile: 09-202456)
Activities: Coordination of production, marketing, and quality control of Pepsi-Cola products with bottling plants in Addis Ababa (2), Dessie and Gondar.
Pathfinder Group International, Inc.
P.O. Box 26993, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 60-16-54, Fax: 60-07-66
E-mail: bereket
Location: Gerji area
General Manager: Ato Bereket Selassie
Activities: Import-Export trading - (Plastic, Medicine and Shoes)
Pioneer Hi-Bred Seeds, Inc.
P.O. Box 1134, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 51-07-25, 15-53-22, 15-53-79, Fax: 51-01-55
Location: off Bole Road (behind Flamingo Restaurant)
Director: Ato Worede Wolde Mariam
Activities: Local production and sales of hybrid maize.
Positive Vibration, Inc.
P.O. Box 9180, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 62-18-01, Fax: 62-18-01
Location: Wereda 17, Kebele 19 House Number 374
Managing Director: Mr. Yahoshuah Ben Isreal
Activities: Time sharing development
Pratt and Whitney
P.O. Box 1755, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 61-15-09 (direct line) or 61-22-22, ext. 485, Fax: 61-16-77
Location: Bole Int'l Airport (within Ethiopian Airlines offices)
Sr. Field Rep.: Mr. Gunther Kaldschmidt
Activities: Provides consultancy services for Ethiopia’s P & W Aircraft Engines.
Professional Exchange International
P.O. Box 70604, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 71-20-42 Fax: NA
Location: Across from Ibex hotel – wollo sefer
Sr. Field Rep.: Mr. John R. McNally (Mobile: 09-206285)
Activities: Consultancy services
P.O. Box 101389, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 15-93-41, 51-63-87 Fax: 51-46-61
Location: Bole road, infront of Peacock Restaurant
Managing Director: Ato Belay Chebssi 
Activities: General importer 
Shawel Consult International
P.O. Box 5289, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 71-31-30, 71-53-41 Fax: 71-25-66
Location: Near old airport 
Director: Dr. Shawel Hailu
Activities: Management Consultant
Sheladia Associates, Inc.
P.O. Box 3192, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 71-16-03 Fax: 71-16-03
Location: Next to SATCON Building
Team Leader/Resident Engineer: Engineer Mir M. Sediq
U.S. Firm Represented: Sheladia Associates, Inc.
Activities: Gewane-Mille road project
Summit Partners, PLC
P.O. Box 17758, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 51-64-30, Fax: 51-72-81
Location: CETU Building
General Manager: Ato Michael Asres
U.S. Firm Represented: Summit Partners USA
Activities: Bottling plant producing Canada Dry Gingerale, Schweppes Tonic, Schweppes 
Pineapple, Schweppes Club Soda, Sport Cola and Orange Crush.
Trans Africa Courier Services 
P.O. Box 41519, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 613147, Fax: 613147
Location: Bole road, near EU
General Manager: W/t. Meron Haile
U.S. Firm Represented: Airborne Express
Activities: serves as local representative for Airborne Express courier services.
Transnational Computer Technology 
P.O. Box 23054, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 505555, Fax: 518937
Location: Bole Road, Wollo Sefer
General Manager: Ato Wondwossen Mesfin
U.S. Firm Represented: Transnational Computer Technology-USA
Activities: consultancy services and software development.
Venus International Trading 
P.O. Box 32363, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: 11-84-18, 55-23-41 Fax: 55-23-41
Managing Director: Mr. Thomas Chacko
U.S. Firm Represented: Philip Morris Service Inc.
Activities: Business coordinator and consultant for duty free business.