Alula Feseha

FULL NAME:   Alula Feseha
EDUCATION:   12th grade, I also have training in constructing bridges   
COMPANY NAME:   Alex Mobile
STUDIO TITLE:  General Manager and Owner
FOUNDED:   November, 2006
WHAT IT DOES:  It sells and services mobile phones.
HQ:  Around Megenagna and CMC       
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES:  Four
START UP CAPITAL:  7,500 Birr
CURRENT CAPITAL:  Growing
Reason for starting business:  To do what I am interested in.
Biggest plus of ownership:  Making profit that gives me financial confidence.
Biggest strength:  Maintaining complex and sophisticated mobile phones.
Biggest weakness:  None.
Smartest move:  Learning the business and opening branches.
Biggest Worry:  An increasing amount of mobile phones are coming from China and that makes getting spare parts a concern.
Favorite task: Unlocking phones and solving challenging software problems.
Most challenging task:  Finding spare parts for Chinese phones.
Plan:  Opening another branch and adding additional services such as fixing computers. I am also interested in mobile assembly plant.
First career:  Metal Works.
Most interested in meeting:  Would have liked to have met Steve Jobs
Most admired person:  My elder brother.
Stress reducer:  Making myself busy by working with customers.
Favorite pass time:  Hanging out with friends.
Favorite Book:  ‘Holy Bible’
Favorite destination:  Awassa  
Favorite automobile: Mercedes Benz   
Favorite film: “Terminator 3”