Hailu Teka is a professional with extensive experience in humanitarian response, early recovery and sustainable development programs specifically focusing on food security and livelihoods both in agricultural and pastoralist regions in Eastern Africa, Yemen and Nigeria. He has many years of experience in managing cash transfer interventions and coordinating cash working groups at national level in challenging and conflict affected communities. He has been working on capacity building as a separate component and as a cross-cutting activity. Hailu worked with various humanitarian and development organizations as a result of which, he accumulated a wealth of expertise in program/project design and management.