Curriculum Vitae

Skender Xhakaliu

Ambasador i Republikës së Kosovës në Berlin

1. Family name: XHAKALIU
2. First names: Skender
3. Date of birth: 21 March 1968
4. Nationality: Kosovar/Germany
5. Civil status: Married
6. Education:

[ Date from - Date to ]
Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:
City College, International Faculty of Sheffield University, October 2009– ongoing Master in Business Administration (MBA): General Management (expecting to graduate November 2012)
Vocational Education, Germany,
2003 - 2006
Diploma in Health Management
Upper-Secondary Education,
Germany, 1997 - 2000
Diploma in Economic Sciences
Upper-Secondary Education,
Germany, 1995 - 1996
Health Management
University of Prishtina, Faculty of Economic,
1988 - 1992
Bachelor of Economic

7. Language skills: Indicate competence on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 – excellent; 5 – basic)

Albanian1Mother tongue1
Serbian/ Croatian112

8. Membership of professional bodies:

• German Humanitarian Organization “Cap Anamur”.
• “Red Cross Organization”, Germany.
• World Organization “Doctors without borders”.
Association “Grune Helme”.

9. Other skills:

Fully computer literate,
Proficient in the use of MS Office
(Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
Good Internet research skills

10. Professional experience

Date from - Date toLocationCompanyPositionDescription
1992 –2000GermanyHospital Centre Red-Cross in GermanyHead of Management Unit• Head of management division of hospital.
• Managing diverse health projects.
• Head of Business Planning Unit of Hospital.
2000–2002GermanyHumanitarian Organization “Cap Anamur” Coordinator for Balkan• Coordinator of all the projects implemented in Kosovo, Serbia, Macedonia
• Construction and Refurbishment of 6000 houses.
• Construction and Refurbishment of professional school in Prishtina, Kline, Gjakova, Viti, Podujeve.
• Reconstruction and Refurbishment of Medical Centre and medical ambulance
• Managing programs and projects of total value of 58 million euro.
2002-2003KosovoGerman Liaison Office in Kosovo, German Ministry of Foreign Affairs Political and Media Assistant• Coordination of office of Ambassador
• Advising the Ambassador
• Coordination and Implementation of different German funded programs and projects.



Rehabilitation and Hospital Centre “Rein Main Kliniken“


• Management of Medical Personnel
• Management of Health Projects
• Management of Budget and Finances


England, London

Company “Gina Croft”
General-Manager• Planning Management
• Human Resource Management
• Financial and Accounting Management


Ministry of Education, Science and TechnologyPolitical Adviser of Minister of Education, Science and Technology• Coordination of office of Minister
• Advising the Minister
• Coordination and Implementation of different funded programs and projects.


Ministry of Education, Science and TechnologyDirector of Central Administration Management of the organization budgets
Document preparation for annual planning process
Logistic support for all sectors within the organization


Ministry of Education, Science and Technology

General Secretary
• Working on drafting the capacity building needs analysis and capacity building programme for the MEST
• Drafting the strategic documents, legislations, development policies and planning of actions in the education sector
KosovaEC Liaison Office to KosovaExpert-EU Education SWAp Project- Support to the implementation of the education sector-wide approach in Kosova• Developed and processed the necessary information for effective planning of actions for the European integration process for Kosovo.
• Organized and managed the internal communication and information regarding the European integration process, the instruments of EU assistance.
• Monitor the progress of implementation of the education sector strategies

Skender Xhakaliu

Ambasador i Republikës së Kosovës në Berlin

Ambasada e Republikës së Kosovës në Berlin

Wallstraße 65 10179, Berlin

Tel.:  +49 (0)30 240 47 69-0

Misioni Konsullor i Republikës së Kosovës në Berlin

znj. Dhurata Selimi, Konsull

Wall str. 65 D-10179 Berlin/GER
+49 30 240 47 69 11
+49 30 240 47 69 19

Numri emergjent:
+49 179 36 70 536

Misioni Konsullor i Republikës së Kosovës në Frankfurt am Main

z. Astrit Zemaj,  Konsull

Rudolfstraße 13/17, 60327 Frankfurt am Main/GER
+49 (0) 6927133920
+49 (0) 69271339229

Numri emergjent:
+49 176 681 497 36

Misioni Konsullor i Republikës së Kosovës në Shtutgart

z. Faket Kajtazi, Konsull

Johannes str. 47B/70 176 Stuttgart/GER
+49 711 627 677 0
+49 711 627 677 29

Numri emergjent:
+49 1712 818 899/152 2725 9483