Bashkim (Shefqet) SHALA, born on 20 January 1972 in Penduh, Podujeva

E-mail address: bashkim.shala@atk-ks.org and bashkim.shala@live.com

Education and professional qualifications:

1.Graduate ECO – Faculty of Economics, University of Prishtina – Accounting and Finance, 1992/93 – 1997/98
2. Master’s degree – College of International Management “Globus” Prishtina, Management, 2011/12 – 2013/14
3.The CIPFA International Certificate in Public Sector Internal Auditing, April 2015;
4. Leadership Development Program” – USAID Graduate, June 2007

5.Professional Development Program” – USAID Graduate, December 2006

Work experience:

  • Deputy Director-General, Tax Administration of Kosovo – Operations Department, March 2016 – present;
  • Director, Internal Audit Unit (IAU), March 2012 – March 2016;
  • Deputy Director-General, Tax Administration of Kosovo – Operations Department, June 2005 – February 2012
  • Acting Director-General, Tax Administration of Kosovo, December 2007 – May 2008;
  • Manager of Audit Department, April 2003 – June 2005;
  • Advisor of the Audit Manager, March 2001 – 2003;
  • Large Business Inspector, September 2000 – March 2001;
  • Small Business Inspector, April 2000 – September 2000;
  • IT Operator at the Faculty of Economics, University of Prishtina, September 1999 – April 2000.

Special commitments:

  • Drafting of TAK Strategic Plans for the years 2007 – 2010, 2010 – 2015 and 2015 – 2020;
  • Strategy on Compliance 2010 – 2015;
  • Internal Audit Strategy 2015 – 2017;
  • Groups for drafting Kosovo’s Tax Laws (Procedures, Taxes);
  • Drafting of the Internal Audit Work Plan;