Eid Tahir


GOOD Fellows AWARD Recipient, 2023
GOOD Fellows #2023

“Abdurehman Eid Tahir stands as a vigilant sentinel, guiding Ethiopia through economic gateways toward resurgence and integration. His vision is a chorus with the ethos of GOOD Fellows – to usher in eras of prosperity and collaboration that transcend borders.”

Lakshmi Narayanan,
Chairman, Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute

In the vast tapestry of global investment, there emerge certain figures whose impact is felt not merely in the ripples of their immediate endeavors, but as mighty waves that shape the very shores of economic progress. Among such exceptional individuals is Abdurehman Eid Tahir, a former minister and the visionary CEO of Ethiopian Investment Holdings. Through his steadfast commitment and dynamic leadership, Mr. Tahir has emerged as an architect of transformation in Ethiopia’s investment landscape, and beyond.

A seasoned navigator of the complex realms of investment and economic development, Mr. Tahir ascended the ranks with vigor and astuteness. Prior to assuming the role of CEO, he served as the Deputy CEO of Ethiopian Investment Holdings, honing his acumen and preparing for the formidable challenges ahead. Under his aegis, Ethiopian Investment Holdings burgeoned into a paragon of innovation and growth, reflecting his ability to steer the ship with a clear vision and unyielding determination. Mr. Tahir’s inexorable dedication to pioneering economic progress in Ethiopia is manifested in his multifaceted approach to investment. By fostering an ecosystem conducive to sustainable development, he has been instrumental in ushering in an era of robust growth that extends its dividends to the greater community.

It is no small measure then, that his remarkable contributions have been recognized on the global stage. The Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute (SWFI), in acknowledging the trailblazers of global wealth, bestowed upon Mr. Abdurehman Eid Tahir the coveted GOOD Fellows Award. This honor is emblematic of the very spirit of excellence, innovation, and responsibility that he embodies.

As an inaugural recipient of the GOOD Fellows Award, Mr. Tahir’s influence is immortalized as that of a changemaker and guardian of responsible wealth management. His accolade is not just an acknowledgment of his personal triumphs, but an ode to the transformative potential that ethical and innovative leadership holds in the realm of global wealth.