Chairman, Global Alliance for Tax Justice and Senior Economic Policy Advisor of Tax Justice Network Africa
Dereje Alemayehu is Chair of the Global Alliance for Tax Justice and Senior Economic Policy Advisor of Tax Justice Network Africa. He also works as a Senior Economic Justice Advisor to Christian Aid and serves as country director in Burkina Faso, Tanzania and Kenya. Mr. Alemayehu is the author of two books, several articles and book chapters as well as regular blog contributions on development policy , the role of the state in development, governance, accountability, tax and development, illicit financial flows. Prior to his work in the development sector, Mr. Alemayehu was a Lecturer at the Free University in Berlin from 1987-1998 where he holds a MA in Development Studies and PhD in Economics.