Experienced and enthusiastic leadership has been Deloitte's hallmark for more than 100 years. Our firm owes its success to the more than 45 professionals working in Albania and to more than 20 people working in Kosova. It is our belief that exceptional client service can only be delivered by exceptional people. It is our people who will make Deloitte a success with our clients. Meet the senior professionals at our cluster Deloitte Albania and Deloitte Kosova.
Office Managing Partner, Albania & Kosova
Maksim is responsible for the strategy and direction of all Deloitte activities in Albania and Kosova. He has been with Deloitte since 1995 and has gained an extensive experience of Albania business. In addition to his duty as Office Managing Partner, Maksim focuses on providing financial advisory services to both major domestic and international companies.
Anton Lezhja joined Deloitte Albania in 1999. Anton leads our Valuation&Modelling business in both Albania and Kosova. Anton’s expertise focuses on valuation and business modeling services lines, however his wealth of experience includes also PPPs, privatizations, mergers and acquisitions, feasibility studies, market researches, as well as lecturing and facilitating for Deloitte and different public entities. Anton is the energy & resources industry leader of the Albania and Kosova cluster. Anton has participated in or led many of the major transactions that have taken place in the Albania, Kosova, Romania, Bulgaria and other countries across the region including a number of sell-side advisory projects for large and medium national and multinational companies. Anton is an Accredited Senior Appraiser of the American Society of Appraisers and holds a Corporate Finance degree from ICAEW.
Afrim Maloku is Chairman of Deloitte Kosova. Afrim is a member of Society of Certified Accountants and Auditors of Kosovo and licensed auditor from Kosovo Board on Standards for Financial Reporting. He is also licensed Auditor by the Federal Ministry of Finance in former Yugoslavia. He has developed a great knowledge of the business environment in Kosovo which contributes to a successful service to our clients.
Albania & Kosova
Kreshnik Robo is a Director in the Corporate Finance Department and Head of Merger&Acquisition for both Albania and Kosova practices. He is specialized in M&A advisory, business valuation and financial modelling across several industrial sectors for both national and international organizations. Since joining Deloitte, Kreshnik has gained a wide experience of working internationally in the Advisory sector within Central Europe especially focusing on Albania, Kosovo, Romania and Bulgaria. Kreshnik leads also the Public Sector within our practice. In 2007 Kreshnik moved to the Milan office of Deloitte Italy for two years to continue specializing in M&A advisory and Business Valuation managing several local and large cross border projects throughout Europe covering geographies such as Italy, UK, Spain and Ireland. Kreshnik is an Accredited Member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA).
Albania & Kosova
Elvis Ziu is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) and a Kosova statutory licensed auditor. Prior to joining Deloitte and for over 13 years Elvis has been auditing and advising financial, commercial, and public sector entities both in Albania and Kosova. Elvis has gained significant experience in performing financial audits and advisory projects focusing on internal controls, IFRS and US GAAP, Risk Management, Financial Management for many local and international companies operating in both Albania and Kosova. Elvis is the leader of the banking and investment management industry clients for our practice.
Albania & Kosova
Nuriona is a member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), an Albania statutory licensed auditor (IEKA) and a Kosova statutory licensed auditor. She is the industry leader for Telecommunication, Media and Technology industry clients. She joined Deloitte in 2002 having an extensive experience performing audits for local and international companies in Albania and Kosova, in accordance with International Standards on Auditing under International Accounting Standards and local accounting standards. Proven track record of facilitation of local, national and international instructional groups, presenting courses throughout the Central European region on International Standards on Auditing, International Accounting Standards and the Deloitte audit approach.
Albania & Kosova
Olindo Shehu is a Certified Public Accountant. Prior to joining the Albania practice Olindo has worked with Deloitte in the United States since 2004 specializing in international taxation. During his presence in Albania and Kosova he has performed several tax due diligence, tax review, tax consulting and compliance services for local and foreign companies. Olindo speaks four languages (English, Italian, Spanish and Turkish). Olindo is also a member of the American Association of Certified Public Accountants and holds an accounting degree from Madonna University – Livonia, Michigan (US).
Albania & Kosova
Artan is with Deloitte Albania since year 1999. Artan has more than 15 years of experience in IT process design for IS/IT management. Artan expertise focuses on special projects such as Business Continuity Management, Vulnerability Assessments, Configuration Reviews, Segregation of Duties engagements and consulting on IT controls and technical matters. Artan has gain a wide experience working for several assignments such as internal audit, SAP security and segregation of duties reviews, revenue assurance, reviews for Internet connected information systems, IT Risk Assessments, VA + Pen testing, Business Processes Reviews, Technical Security Assessments, Application Security Assessment. Artan is a member of Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) since 2008.
Afrore Rudi is a Tax Manager at our Deloitte Kosova practice since 2008. Prior to joining the Deloitte Kosova, Afore has been working near the London Chartered Accountants firms and six months of experience with Deloitte Bulgaria. Afrore’s experience extends to corporate tax, individual tax and VAT advisory services as well as tax compliance services. Afrore holds a BA (Hons) in Accounting and Taxation from London Guildhall University (England) and currently studying towards ACCA professional qualification.