Tsegaye Assefa

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As the Secretary of Habesha Networks Tsegaye plays a critical role in fostering communication and ensuring proper management and utilization of important organizational records. Tsegaye’s role is shaped to meet the unique structure and needs of the organization, and primarily focuses on communication, organizational strategy and program/project management.


Tsegaye has over 12 years of experience in the financial services industry primarily focusing on risk management, project/process management and strategic risk.
Tsegaye was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico but has spent the last 30+ years in the DC metro area. He has a fervent passion to give back to his local community by serving as a board member for the Young Professionals Network (YPN) of The Child and Family Networks Centers (CFNC). CFNC delivers quality education to Alexandria’s at-risk kids and is the only Alexandria, Va. nonprofit providing free quality, bi-lingual preschool and family support for our area’s working poor.
Currently, Tsegaye is a Senior Risk Associate in Enterprise Risk Management at Capital One. He focuses on project, product and process management as it relates to the organizational risk profile.