MEMBERS

List of Permanent Members
Government Representatives

Mr Arben Ahmetaj

Chair of the Investment Council/Minister of Finance and Economy

Ms Natasha Ahmetaj

Deputy Governor, Bank of Albania

Ms Vasilika Vjero

General Director, General Tax Directorate

Ms Belinda Ikonomi

General Director, General Customs Directorate

Mr Sokol Nano

CEO of Albanian Investment Development Agency

International partners

Ms Maryam Salim

Country Manager - World Bank Country Office in Albania

Mr Luigi Soreca

Head of EU Delegation in Albania

Mr Matteo Colangeli

Head of EBRD Resident Office in Albania

Ms Laura Qorlaze

Senior Country Officer - IFC Tirana Office
Members from the business community for 2018

Companies:

  1. Edmond Spahiu - Chief Executive Officer, Alb-Star Sh.p.k.
  2. Isuf Ferra - CEO, Ferra Co
  3. Seyhan Pencabligil - CEO, BKT

Business Associations:

  1. Tom Kristian Larsen - President, FIAA
  2. Ines Muçostepa - Chair, UCCIAL
  3. Grigor Joti - Chair, Albanian Commercial Union

 

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Previous Members from the Business Community

During 2016-2017

Three Companies:

  1. Shkëlqim Bozgo - Country Manager, TAP
  2. Luan Leka - CEO, EHW GmbH
  3. Samir Mane - President, Balfin Group

Three Business Associations:

  1. Arben Shkodra - Chairman, Producers' Association
  2. Luan Bregasi - President, BiznesAlbania
  3. Mark Crawford - President of AmCham

 

During 2015-2016

Three Companies:

  1. Luan Muça - Executive Director, Delta Group
  2. Lindita Legisi - Administrator, Omega Sh.P.K
  3. Adamantios Frantzis - General Manager, Antea Cement Sh.A

Three Business Associations:

  1. Nikolin Jaka - Head of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Tirana
  2. Christian Canacaris - Chairman of Executive Board, Albanian Association of Banks
  3. Silvio Pedrazzi - President of FIAA

 

Note: Participation of members from the business community is organized by the Secretariat. For every annual period, the Investment Council approves a new agenda, and selects new members with a non-permanent mandate from the business community.

Investment Council is supported by the Ministry of Finance and Economy, the EBRD and the Central European Initiative.