Meeting with the Kosovo Banking Association


The AAB Chairman and CEO of OTP Bank Albania, Mr. Bledar Shella along with the AAB General Secretary, Mr. Spiro Brumbulli, welcomed the visit of the Kosovo Banking Association’ team, headed by the Executive Director, Mr. Petrit Balija.

The meeting focused on the banking sector in Albania and Kosovo. In addition to exchanging work experiences and organizational issues, the parties discussed the challenges of modernizing their business model, adaptation to European Union directives, contemporary standards, the basic account, electronic signature, online account opening, legislation in the banking sector as well as the current perspectives and challenges of the banking industry towards a sustainable development.

Mr. Shella emphasized the possibility to deepen the cooperation between the two associations with activities in common interest.

The meeting took place in a very friendly atmosphere and ended with the recommendation to strengthen and deepen cooperation.