Falcon Technology Solutions specializes in connecting global business and investment communities with technology projects in emerging nations throughout Sub-Saharan Africa.
The Falcon team has spent years cultivating strategic and personal relationships in both the public and private sectors throughout the USA, Middle East and Sub- Saharan Africa. We believe that relationships are the most valuable asset we offer.
Falcon’s core management staff is strengthened by a vast network of industry professionals and service providers, giving us instant access to highly qualified specialists who are brought on board as needed.
Our team approach and proven business strategies make us the partner of choice, particularly in markets where we have a long-standing presence. Clients have come to appreciate the critical role we play in facilitating their successful entry into the largely untapped African market.
Our team is led by Mehret Ghebreyesus, Founder and Managing Director of Falcon Tech. Prior to establishing herself as an international consultant, Mehret worked for the International Satellite Organization (Intelsat) in various technical, marketing and management capacities over a span of 18 yrs. She was in charge of ITU-related regulatory programs, ensuring conformity with international standards and promoting newly developed services through seminars and workshops, and she was also part of the core group that introduced Intelsat’s IP and satellite based products and services throughout the African market.
Over the years, Mehret has worked with several operators helping them develop their service offerings and thus increase their ARPU significantly. Mehret also brings over seven years of sales, marketing and project management experience with multinational corporations, international organizations and the United Nations. She has played key roles in the planning and establishment of several IT, television and multi- media companies in many African countries including the Sudan, Kenya, Rwanda, Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Nigeria.here.
Ariam Asmerom brings wide ranging industry experience and a record of business growth with established engineering firms in the U.S. As a transport specialist, her career spans across public and private sector enterprises including the multinational Parsons Brinckerhoff Inc. and the US DOT in Washington D.C. At the U.S. Federal Highway Administration, Ariam led the establishment of a $10 Million/year "Advanced Research Program" to enable high-tech, high-risk research across all facets of transport and mobility.
This experience highlighted for Ariam the power and potential of innovation and technology to transform. She relocated to Ethiopia in 2012 with hopes and dreams of transforming the country's development path through smart growth and innovative technology solutions across all sectors. Her years of industry experience coupled with focused graduate studies in Urban Planning and a Bachelor of Science. in Civil Engineering, make Ariam a well-rounded and passionate member of the Falcon Technology team.