Education: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.