Aneida Bajraktari Bicja, Co-Founder & Partner, Balkans Capital, has been appointed as Senator at the Grand Assembly of the World Business Angels Investment Forum. Senator Bicja will represent Albania in the Global Woman Leaders Committee of the Grand Assembly.
Aneida Bajraktari is the co-founder and managing partner of "Balkans Capital" a financial consulting company based in Tirana helping companies unleash the transformative power of their finances. She is the founder and director of "Startup Albania", a non for profit organisation working to build an environment and culture for entrepreneurial growth and success. Aneida is a key player in the startup ecosystem in Albania. She is the co-director of Startup Grind Tirana, a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs; lead organizer of Startup Weekend Tirana, the world’s biggest educational movement for entrepreneurs, curator at Startup Digest, a media company that publishes curated email newsletters on startup events and educational content in more than 300 cities. Aneida has organised numerous events with the desire to aid the development of the local entrepreneurial system. She has been invited as keynote speaker, mentor, jury member to different events. Her entrepreneurial spirit and pursuits not only engage and inspire but have also contributed in fostering innovation in the country.