Wondimu Tekle Sigo former State Minister of Ethiopia’s Water, Irrigation and Energy. In Wondimu’s 26 years of experience he has led different organizations that are mandated and activities including: design, construction of energy, water supply and irrigation projects as well as development programs through collaboration with concerned stakeholders including bilateral and multilateral development partners and development financial institutions.
Wondimu was State Minister for Energy and Water, from October 18th 2010 to September 11th 2017. During this period he oversaw the completion of the Neshe dam with the capacity of 98MW and Gibe3 dam with a capacity of 1870MW. Wondimu orchestrated many energy programs such as the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) which has the capacity of producing 6000MW.