About Yonas

Meet Yonas, an experienced trainer at GREEN Solar Academy in Ethiopia. With a diverse background in solar energy and renewable technologies, Yonas excels in the supply, installation, and commissioning of industrial machinery, laboratory equipment, and solar PV systems.

His eight-year tenure at LYDETCO PLC saw him holding various roles, including Sales and Field Engineer, Senior Sales and Field Engineer, and Technical Director. At STIFTUNG SOLARENERGIE, he served as the Technical Director, overseeing rural solar electrification projects, developing solar home systems, and ensuring quality control of PV components.

Currently, Yonas is the Managing Director at SUN TRANSFER TECH PLC, specializing in renewable energy, particularly solar PV systems. With his vast expertise, Yonas plays a crucial role in imparting valuable knowledge and skills to aspiring solar experts at GREEN Solar Academy in Ethiopia.


  • Master of Development Practice 
  • Master of Science: Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Engineering Major) 
  • Post Graduate Diploma: Computer Science 
  • Bachelor of Science: Industrial Engineering