About – Our team

Abeselom Nega.

CEO and Founder

Abeselom is the CEO of iEmpower a highly regarded youth services organisation. Previously, Abeselom was the State and General Manager of AMES Employment overseeing 400 staff and with a budget of over 40mil. He has served as a senior executive in public, community and private sector based organisations.

He has served as the Board member of the Victorian Equal Opportunities and Human Rights Commission (VEOHRC), Chair of the Audit and Risk Management Committee of VEOHRC a Commissioner of the Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) and Board member of National Accreditation Authority for Interpreters and Translators

He is a member of Settlement Services Advisory Council (SSAC, member of the Victorian government African Ministerial Working Group (AMWG) and current the Chair of the Melbourne Employment Forum (MEF).

Abeselom is interested in facilitating meaningful opportunities for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds through partnerships with the public, private and community sector based organisations.

We provide a range of services with sustainable outcomes for young people of diverse backgrounds