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Mërgim Cahani

President of AmCham Board of Governors

Gjirafa Inc.

Michael Gold

Vice-President of AmCham Board of Governors

Crimson Capital

Ardi Shita

Secretary General of AmCham Board of Governors

Shita & Associates

Agon Gashi

Treasurer of AmCham Board of Governors

Meridian Corporation

Arjeta Spahiu

Member of AmCham Board of Governors

Ken Blanchard

Agim Bekaj

Member of AmCham Board of Governors


Artan Lahaj

Member of AmCham Board of Governors

MER Group

Lorent Gordi

Member of AmCham Board of Governors

Philip Morris

Visar Dobroshi

Member of AmCham Board of Governors

Recura Financials

Mërgim Prishtina

Member of AmCham Board of Governors


Loreta Peci

Member of AmCham Board of Governors



Agim Bekaj currently works for Microsoft Corporation as BDM in Kosovo. He is engaged in Microsoft since 2006. During his long professional and academic career, he used to work for Computer Center TREPCA, as a lecturer in the Faculty of Applied Technical Sciences in Mitrovica, at Prime Minister's Office of Kosova, in many of international organizations, including: OSCE, KDOM, EU, and IOM. Additionally, he has a successful career in the private sector as cofounder of the private company INFORMATIKA Computers.

From 2006 until 2013, Mr. Bekaj has represented Microsoft in the American Chamber of Commerce in Kosova, and served as a board member during 2008 and 2009. He is an active member of several local and international professional associations. Mr. Bekaj realizes his humanitarian work and activities through the Special Olympics of Kosovo and through the Rotary Club - Pristina International.

Lorent Gordi was born in Krujë on July 5, 1980. He is married to Daniela Dilo and they have a son named Vinsent.

He holds a Bachelor Degree in English Language from the University of Gjirokastra "Eqrem Çabej" (2003). Later on Lorent Gordi pursued a career in Wholesale and Retail Trade and successfully held the roles of Sales Manager, Distribution Manager, Business Development Project Manager and since 2015 holds the position of Manager Corporate Affairs.

Lorent Gordi held above roles in short and medium term in few countries of South East Europe, such as Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, Croatia, etc. and successfully managed to overcome cultural, language barriers and reaching important milestones in business.

Since 2016 he has played an active role in the dialogue between the Government (in Albania and Kosovo) and private investors to improve the indicators of doing business by sharing best fiscal and regulatory international practices in the field of Wholesale and Retail Trade.

He speaks very well English and Italian languages.

Mr. Visar Dobroshi is a Managing Partner in RECURA Financials, in charge of sales, HR and Corporate Governance. Visar has over 20 years of relevant professional experience in project management in infrastructure development, management consultancy and executive and oversight roles in senior positions and boards of directors. Visar has experience as a long-term expert in managing teams and in project management gained in the public or private sector or in donor funded projects in multiple long-term projects.
Before joining RECURA, Visar was engaged as the Chief Executive Officer at PRIMO, a subsidiary of Telekom Slovenia, in Tirana, Albania. Between 2002 and 2010, Visar worked in IPKO as the Chief Operations Officer, and later as a Head of Infrastructure, managing the Department of Planning, Implementation and Operations & maintenance for the company’s infrastructure and services. Between 1999 and 2002, he worked as a Project Assistant/IT Manager in ECHO – European Commission Humanitarian Office in Prishtina, responsible for monitoring projects financed by ECHO and implemented by international NGOs, with tasks ranging from project appraisals, budget analysis, to project evaluations.
Visar was also one of the initiators of the new Association of ICT Companies in Kosovo (STIKK) and was selected as the Vice-President of its first Board. He has also served in various executive and non-executive boards including the Board of the South East Europe ICT Private Sector Forum, representing the ICT sector in Kosovo; the Board of Governors of American Chambers AMCHAM in Kosovo and the Board of Primo Telecommunications in Albania. Currently, Visar is a Board Member of Business Consulting Council of Kosovo (BCC), serving as a Secretary of Board.
Visar is a graduated Civil Engineer from the University of Prishtina, where he taught as an Assistant Professor in Water and Sanitation and Hydro-technical subjects for over 14 years. Parallel to this, he worked in the ICT business, first as a private entrepreneur and as an executive in several telecommunications companies.