Yabebal Ayalew is Data and Knowledge Management officer in ECRC. He obtained his bachelor degrees in statistics with minor computer science from Addis Ababa University in 2007. From the same university he has received MSc in Statistics in 2010. He has also received European Master in data mining and knowledge management from University of Pierre and Marie Curie and Polytechnic University of Catalonia in 2013. His research interest focuses on mathematical statistics, statistical computing, machine learning and knowledge management.