Kabana Leather, first conceptualized in university, has now grown to produce a variety of creative designs & quality products ranging from wallets, belts, purses,laptop bags, travel bags, sandal & shoes to the international market.

Kabana Leather, owned by a female designer, employs a total of 25 permanent and 10 temporary workers, of which 80% are female. Kabana Leather currently has a manufacturing base in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and the company is working in parallel on job creation, training and economic empowerment of women through the company.


The company’s vision is to be a leading leather manufacturing company on the continent, producing innovative and creative designs, creating employment opportunities for women in various parts of Ethiopia throughout the value chain, and contributing towards the economic prosperity of Ethiopia, Africa.

Production Capacity: 16,800 – 19,200 per year.

Type of products: Wallets, belts, purses, laptop bags, travel bags.


Semehal Guesh (CEO)

Tel: +251910017038

Email: kabanaleather@gmail.com

Website: www.kabanaleather.com