Berhanu Abegaz

Berhanu Abegaz is Professor of Organic Chemistry and current Executive Director of the African Academy of Sciences. He is founding member of the Natural Products Research Network for Eastern and Central Africa. He served as the coordinator for the network for Analytical and Biological Services for Africa.  He is the recipient of the Pierre Crabbe Award and the CNR Rao Prize from TWAS.  He is Fellow of the World Academy of Sciences. He has published extensively.