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Kaleab Abera

Name: Kaleab Abera

Education: BA in Foreign Language Studies

Company name: Kaleab Barber

Title: Owner and manager

Founded in: 2015

What it does: Hair salon service

HQ: Saris around Adey Ababa

Number of employees: 3

Startup Capital: 8,000  birr

Current capital300,000  birr

Reasons for starting the business: Financial freedom

Biggest perks of Ownership: Doing what I want

Biggest strength: Overcoming challenges

Biggest challenge: Financial management

Plan: To open many branches

First career: Communication worker

Most interested in meeting: Bill Gates

Most admired person: Bill Gates

Stress reducer: Being alone

Favorite past-time: Working

Favorite book: The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

Favorite destination: Addis Ababa

Favorite automobile: Toyota Rav 4