Edi supports the MIX catalytic data initiatives by collecting and analyzing data on the funding flows for financial inclusion. Edi is also involved in exploring emerging topics in financial inclusion, such as digital finance, fintech and smallholder agricultural finance. Prior to joining MIX, he worked as Business Development Manager in the sporting goods industry and as Banking Business Specialist at the biggest bank in Albania. Edi holds a B.A. from the American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) with double majors in Economics and Business Administration. He speaks Albanian, English, and Italian.