1982-1986: Faculty of Economics, Department of Finance, University of Tirana. 1998-2000: Master in Business Administration (MBA), in collaboration with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln University USA. 2006-2010: Doctorate (PhD) in International Economics and Finance, University of Verona, Italy.
1986-1994: Philately Department, General Directorate of PTT, Tirana. 1994-1996: Assistant Director-General “SERECON srl” Bari. 1996-1997: Finance Manager, Italian Society “Andrey Co.”. 1997-2000: Bank of Albania. 08/1999-03/2000: Inspector General, Department of Supervision. 11/1997-08/1999: Head of Listing and Membership Office, Department of the TSE. 2000-2001 – Senior Economist, Acc. Manager, Marketing and Corporate Department, American Bank of Albania (ABA). 2001-2002 – Head of Finance at Management Systems International (MSI) – USAID project and financial consultant of the Institute of Legal Policy Studies (IPLS), Tirana. 2004-2005: Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Albanian Post Company. 2003-2004: Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of the International Airport “Mother Teresa”. 2002-2005: Deputy Mayor of Tirana. 2002-2006: Chairman of the Investment Committee at Credit Treatment Agency (NTA). 01/2005-06/2005: Mayor of Tirana District. 7/2005-3/2007: General Secretary of the Tirana District Council. 2007 – 2009: Member of the Tirana District Council. 2007-2009: Member of the Municipal Council of Tirana. 2007-2008: Lecturer at the “Marin Barleti” University, Tirana. 2007-2009: Lecturer at the “LUARASI” University, Tirana. 2007 – 2011: Professor at the “European University of Tirana”.
September 2009 – Present: Member of the Albanian Parliament.