Mrs. Delina Ibrahimaj was born in Tirana, on 23.12.1983. Since September 2021 she serves as Minister of Finance and Economy.
In November 2012 she received the title of Doctor (PhD) in Banking and Finance from the University of Rome, Tor Vergata – Rome, Italy. In December 2009 received the title of Master of Science in General Management from the University “Luigi Bocconi” – Milan, Italy and Bachelor in Management and International Economics at the same university.
Mrs. Ibrahimaj conducted a series of trainings such as the “Training of Trainers” program, developed in the period March – June 2016 and trainer in the field of Anti-Corruption and Good Governance, organized by the Albanian School of Public Administration with the support of the OSCE Presence in Albania, Coordinator National Anti-Corruption, Italian government of Public Administration in the framework of the project “Support to anti-corruption measures in Albania”.
In 2016 and onwards she is a member of the Statistics Council, INSTAT, and from 2017 and onwards a member of the Board of Directors of FED Invest and a member of the Social Insurance Institute.
Mrs. Ibrahimaj has a long work experience. From 2019 to 2021 she served as Director General of Taxes, in 2016-2019 as Director General of the Institute of Statistics and in 2015-2016 as coordinator for Financial and Economic Affairs, member of the operational room at the Prime Minister.
During 2011-2015 she worked as an economist at the Bank of Albania and a member of the Board, Senior Financial Officer at Tirana Express, Tirana. During 2007-2010 she was general manager in Urban Distribution ltd., and in the period 2005-2007 she managed the Albanian Distribution Association, ltd., Tirana.
She is fluent in English, Italian and French.