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Whatever the size of the assignment, we can provide an experienced individual or team to meet each client’s specific needs. Majority of our staff has significant experiences in global audit firms.

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Orjana Kalaja

Managing Partner
Audit & Assurance

Orjana joined Nexia AL in 2017. She is the Managing Partner of Nexia AL. She has more than 16 years of experience in external and internal auditing and other financial services. She specializes in providing audit and financial advisory services to a range of large clients in the private and public sector. Her clients are engaged in a range of sectors including the banks and other financial institutions, telecommunication, manufacturing and trading. Orjana is a Member of: – The Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (FCCA) in UK since 2011. – Institute of Authorized Chartered Accountants of Albania (IEKA) since 2012. – Review Committee of IFRS translation in National Accounting Council, approved by IFRS Foundation, Albania, since October 2018. – Audit Committee Member of United Bank of Albania, since March 2021. Selected Professional History Prior to joining Nexia AL, Orjana had an excellent professional career for 9 years with big four international auditing companies (KPMG, PwC and Deloitte) in Albania, Bulgaria and Kosovo and for 3 years as the director of internal audit for a bank in Albania.

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Gerond Begolli

Senior Manager
Tax, Financial Reporting & Compliance Services

Gerond joined Nexia AL in 2014. He is a senior manager in the Tax and Financial Reporting & Compliance Services.

Gerond has more than 11 years of experience in tax, accounting and financial reporting. His client base includes a wide range of clients including local private enterprises and leading international corporations mainly engaged in a range of sectors including manufacturing, trading, professional services, telecommunication, construction and mining. Services offered by him encompass direct and indirect tax compliance works, tax advices, tax due diligences, international taxation, expatriate services etc.

Gerond has a BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance from the University of Tirana, Albania.
He is a member of:
-The Institute of Authorized Chartered Auditors of Albania (IEKA, member of IFAC), since 2018;
-Board’s Investigation and Disciplinary Committee member (BIDC) at Public Oversight Board in Albania.

Selected Professional History
Prior to joining Nexia AL, Gerond had an excellent professional career with big four international auditing company PwC Albania.

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Kreshnik Hodaj

Senior Manager
Audit & Assurance

Kreshnik joined Nexia AL in 2018. He is a Senior Manager in the Audit & Assurance Services.
He has more than 8 years of experience in external auditing and other financial services. He specializes in providing audit and financial advisory services to a range of large clients in various industries such as telecommunications, banking, insurance, healthcare, non-government organization and public sector.

Kreshnik is a graduate of the University of Calabria in Italy in Management and Finance and is currently a student of the ACCA, UK. 
He is currently a student of the ACCA, UK enrolled in the advance level.

Selected Professional History
Prior to joining Nexia AL, Kreshnik had an excellent professional career with big four international auditing company PwC in Albania and Slovakia.

Arba Skifteri

Arba Skifteri

Manager
Audit and Assurance Services

Arba joined Nexia AL in 2021. She is a Manager in the Audit and Assurance Services.

 

She has more than 5 years of experience in audit services. She specializes in providing financial services to a range of large clients in the private and public sector, including banks and other financial institutions, telecommunication, manufacturing and trading.

 

Arba is a Member of: Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) in UK since 2021.

 

 

Selected Professional History


Prior to joining Nexia AL, Arba had an excellent professional career with big four international auditing companies including KPMG Albania and Deloitte Albania.