Nand Shani

Team Leader of the Regional Cooperation Council

Nand Shani currently works for the Regional Cooperation Council, as team leader of the regional project ‘Employment and Social Affairs Platform’, which supports Ministries of Labour and Public Employment Services of the Western Balkan economies in the development, implementation and monitoring of employment policies through capacity building, peer-learning and bench-learning.

Before, he has worked as an expert on economic and social development and senior expert on inclusive growth for the same organization, coordinating the work under the inclusive growth pillar of the South East Europe 2020 Strategy. He has also managed the good governance portfolio at the Regional School of Public Administration. Prior to these assignments, he spent two years leading an initiative of the Albanian government to tackle informal economy and worked for four years as an economist at the World Bank.