Financial Management Trainer and Consultant, AGAR Development Partners
Meti Busha has long years of experience in the sphere of financial management and grant management at different international NGOs such as CSSP-British Council, World Vision Ethiopia, PACT Ethiopia & RTI Ethiopia. She has managed different donors’ funds such as USAID, DFID, AUSAID, and other major donors working in Ethiopia. She has significant skills & experience in capacity development activities on the subject of financial management, grant management & sustainability training & mentoring. She has also exposure in working on the overall organisational development, system design and other consultancy services for the efficiency and profitability of five for-profit companies that are different in nature.
Manager Internal Audit, Desert locust Control Organization for the Eastern Africa
Barnabas had more than 16 years of experience in both external financial, compliance and grant audits as well as internal audit and financial controller roles, with a keen but not exclusive focus on the non-profit sector.
He has worked and consulted with audit firms AW Thomas Chartered Certified Accountants, Tesfaye Teferi & Co, and BDO (formerly Moore Stephens) performing a variety of financial, systems and compliance audits in Ethiopia, Somali land, South Sudan Uganda and Kenya.
He audited NGO clients including Save the Children USA, UNICEF in partnership with MoFEC, Ethiopian Family Guidance Association, Miserere Kristos church Development projects, Action Aid Ethiopia, Save the Children Sweden, Water Aid Ethiopia, Swedish Philadelphia Church Mission, Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital, Global Fund in partnership with MOH, Doctors with African Doctors (CUAAM) and Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA), UN Women, EU-Ethiopia, Welthungerhilfe, Farm Africa, DVV International, Concern Ethiopia, Save the Children International-Ethiopia, Family Health International, German Agro-Action, Goal Ethiopia, Merlin Ethiopia, Norwegian Refugee Council, Water Aid Ethiopia, Marie Stops International, Christian Children Fund of Canada, Catholic Relief Services, and ACTED initiative.
Barnabas is an ACCA member, with a practising certificate for External Audit and a specialized diploma in IFRS from ACCA.
Barnabas is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Ethiopia with the CIA qualification.