Arlinda Ibrahimllari, Technical Director of the Sanitation Department in UKKO Joint Stock Company in Albania, has over 8 years’ experience in the water industry. Her roles have included Water and Sanitation project management, technical support management and capacity development.
Arlinda holds a M.Sc. Degree in Environmental Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Tirana, Bachelor Degree in Law and an MBA Degree from the Canadian Institute of Technology. Arlinda is the IWA Chair of the Emerging Water Leaders. Her focus, beside the her professional development as an Engineer, and what she feel passionately about, is to help young water professionals to develop their skills, to develop a professional network in the water industry, to gain experience working with Senior professionals, develop organizational and leadership skills, and to gain recognition and profile. She is trustful that the ‘Future Water Leaders’ will make changes and inspire other generations. Arlinda speaks English and has a basic working knowledge of French and Italian.