CEO of Tirana International Airport elected as the new Chairman to lead the FIAA

Tirana Times
By Tirana Times February 28, 2020 17:52

CEO of Tirana International Airport elected as the new Chairman to lead the FIAA

TIRANA, Feb. 26 - On February 26th, during its Annual Assembly Meeting, the Foreign Investors Association of Albania (FIAA) elected its new President, Constantin von Alvensleben, along with the new Board of Directors members that will lead the Association in the next two years. The meeting also included presentations of the main activities and the work program of the association along with the main challenges of its 2020 Agenda. During his word, the new Chairman thanked the Members of FIAA for trusting and voting for him, and giving him the chance to lead an important association such as FIAA.

The New Managing Board of FIAA consists of High Executives of leading companies in the country such as Elbin Guri, investor at Telekom Albania, Bledar Shella, CEO of 'OTP Bank Albania' and the newly-elected President, Constantin von Alvensleben who is the CEO of Tirana International Airport. Other members who were elected last year include prominent figures in the Albania business world as well, such Rohan D'Souza, Country Manager of SHELL Companies in Albania, Stela Dhami, Managing Partner of Colliers International in Albania, Xingyun Sun, CEO of Bankers Petroleum Albania and Perparim Kalo, Managing Partner at Kalo & Associates.

The new Chairman of FIAA, Constantin von Alvensleben comes with a long experience in airports and aviation, but also in the property development industry. He became familiar with Albania and its business environment since his first position as CEO of TIA during 2005-2007, where he successfully managed the start-up phase of the only Airport in Albania. In September 2019, von Alvensleben relocated to Albania to undertake a new challenge as CEO of Tirana International Airport SHPK, this time owned by the Chinese company ''China Everbright'' which is based and listed in Hong Kong.

With 20 years presence in Albania, FIAA has been and continues to be an important partner for the Government of Albania in the development and economic integration of the country. The Association has consolidated a sustainable co-operation with local and international authorities in the country, positioning itself as part of the various consulting structures focusing on the business climate in the country and absorbing new investments. Currently, FIAA counts 80 member companies, among them large international corporations such as Shell, Statkraft, important international banks and experienced property, infrastructure and energy developing companies.

Tirana Times
By Tirana Times February 28, 2020 17:52