WAAS International Private Limited Company was first established in 1990 as WAAS Associates but was restructured in 1994 and renamed as WAAS International Plc. Owned and run by Ethiopians, WAAS is one of the long established consultancy firms in the country.


WAAS Staff and Associate Consultants

Our firm is managed and ran by well qualified and experienced directors and staff. WAAS has 27 permanent employees over 11 cities Ethiopia. WAAS also maintains over 80 freelance consultants / researchers with multidisciplinary qualifications and professions. The associates are available to join WAAS on assignments up on short notices.

At the international level, WAAS has affiliations with a number of distinguished consulting firms in All regions of the world ( Africa , Europe , US , Canada and Asia ).

WAAS is also the only member in Ethiopia in Pan Africa media research organization association.



Our office is located in a very convenient place in the town where star hotels, public transport, banks and other services are adequately available. WAAS maintains an adequate office space to manage large projects.

Our Market and Social Research Department is well equipped and has adequate qualified staff. It has a proven track record in handling large and complex qualitative and quantitative studies, small and large scale market and social researches. The Department is responsible for all surveys undertaken by our firm include designing data collection instruments, recruiting and training data collection personnel, sampling, data collection, data entry processing and analysis and report writing.


Scope of Our Services

WAAS activities generally focus on the following areas of services:

 Market Research

 Social Research

 Health researches

 Media research

 Socio economic researches

 Retail audit

 Pre and post campaign studies

 Monitoring and evaluations and baselines

 Environmental and Social Impact Assessments studies;

 Organizing Workshops


 Bilateral and Multilateral Organizations

 Private sector industries

 Local Government Offices

 Local and International NGOs

 Small and large scale business owners

 Investors, owners 

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WAAS International P.L.C

Contact name: Efera Busa
Address: Bole Medhanialem cathedral church to Hayat Hospital Bole Sub City Woreda 03 House No. 2414, P. O. Box: 170734, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 116 628571