We represent Hawassa Industrial Park Investors

We have 22 members manufacturing inside the industrial park

Our Stories

What we do

The Hawassa Industrial Park Investors Association (“HIPIA”) is a non-profit-making organization that represents the investors working in the Hawassa Industrial Park in the city of Hawassa in Ethiopia.


It was incorporated in 2016 and has twenty two members from India, Sri Lanka, China, Hong Kong, United States of America, Ethiopia, France, Belgium, Taiwan, and Indonesia.


Among our members, we have three local and eighteen foreign suppliers to the European and American Textile and Apparel market.

How are we structured?

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hawasa park

Our People

Board of directors

Hemantha Harischandra


Mr. Miheretu Lmbabo


Mr. Ravi Jatathilaka

Board’s Secretary

HIPIA team

Hibret Lemma


Kerim Boussena

Training Advisor

Fitsum Altaye

Communication Coordinator

Beza Chaka

Project Coordinator

Meskerem Petros


Bethelhem Mewcha

Career Service Manager

Former board of directors

Goutham Reddy


Shashi Bhushan


Tony Kao

Board Member

Matt Butler

Board Member

Mark Green


Raghav Pattar

Executive Secretary

Waseem Siddiqui

Chair Man

Our Members

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How to become a member

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Membership is granted to all Investors that:

  • Finalize MOU(Memorandum of understanding) with the Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) and sign lease agreement with the Industrial Park Development Cooperation (IPDC)
  • Submit the application form obtained from the Association’s Secretariat;
  • Pay bi annual membership fee as established by the Association guidelines.
  • Adhere to the standards, anti-trust guidelines and procedures of the Investors Association.


Contact :

Phone number: 0980397485

Mail address: hipinvestorsassociation@gmail.com

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