The meeting was attended by Mr. Ardian Lekaj, Chairman, Mr. Lazim Destani, Honorary President, members of the Presidency Mr. Ergys Luga and Mr. Panajot Rumi, Mrs. Silva Mecaj, founding member of Diaspora Chamber of Business and Mrs. Elisabeta Katiaj, President of the Union of Young Entrepreneurs.
The issues addressed by the members of the Presidency were:
- The goals of the Chamber for 2021
- Activities developed during 2020
- Implemented projects and others in process
- Agreements signed during 2020 and collaborations for 2021
The meeting was characterized by comprehensive discussions, exchange of expertise and views referring to coherent issues and those with long-term effect in the field of entrepreneurship in Albania and mainly referring to the commitment of the diaspora.
The special of this meeting was “Meeting with the Diaspora of success”. This idea was proposed by Mr. Ergys Luga to get acquainted with the success story of the professional and human integrity of the diaspora, to expand the presentation of the Chamber’s activity in the diaspora and to exchange experiences and ideas for the better of the productive engagement of the diaspora in the socio-economic development of the country.
The guest of honor at the meeting was Mr. Denis Dollaku, Vice President and Executive Director of State Street Bank International GmbH, a German banking institution with international reach and a staff of more than 10,000 employees, successfully headed by Mr. Dollaku since 2019. Mr. Dollaku appreciated the invitation and in addition to the modest presentation of his professional journey, he discussed with the participants about the experiences and views on financial issues and investments. At the end of the meeting, Mr. Dollaku expressed his respect and appreciation to the members of the Presidency of the Albanian Diaspora Business Chamber for their contribution to the Albanian Diaspora and promised to consider the possibilities of extending his business to Albania.