Mr Alfred Rushaj > Frost & Fire Consulting > Tirana, Albania > Lawyer Profile

Frost & Fire Consulting
PAPA GJON PALI II STREET
ABA BUSINESS CENTER, SUITE 1401
TIRANA
Albania

Work Department

Mr. Rushaj is involved primarily in Frost & Fire Consulting’s corporate services department, assisting clients in a broad spectrum of corporate related matters, including public procurement and PPPs, tax law, privatization and concessions law, energy and natural resources law, as well as government relations.

Position

Founder, Co-Managing Partner

Career

Alfred Rushaj brings to Frost & Fire Consulting a vast experience in the fields of energy law, tax law as well as governmental relations deriving from his experience as Deputy Minister of Finance from 2009 to 2013 and legal advisor to the Minister of Economy, Trade and Energy from 2005 to 2009. From 1997 to 2005 he held several legal, managerial and executive positions with the Albanian Power Corporation (KESH sh.a.).  Additionally, Mr. Rushaj has been Chairman of the Supervisory Board of OSSH sh.a. (the Albanian Power Distribution and Supply Company), member of the Board of Directors of OST sh.a. (the Albanian Transmission System Operator), member of the Supervisory Board of Albtelecom (the Albanian National Telecommunications Company), member of the Supervisory Board of Albpetrol (the Albanian Petroleum Company), Chairman of Supervisory Board of INSIG sh.a. (Albanian Insurance Company), Chairman of Supervisory Board of INSIG Macedonia (Albanian Insurance Company operating in Macedonia), and member of the Board of Directors of the National Natural Resources Agency. He has also taught Public Law as adjunct faculty from 1999 to 2004 at the University of Tirana.

Languages

Albanian, English, Italian

Memberships

Albanian Bar Association

Education

Law Degree, Law Faculty of Tirana University, Tirana, Albania (1997)

Lawyer Rankings

Albania > Leading firms

Frost & Fire Consulting has made a strong impression on the market. The firm acts for an impressive mix of domestic and international clients from across a range of sectors, including energy, mining, financial services, and retail. Managing partner Rezart Spahia is a popular choice for international corporate clients having spent many years practising at a major US firm, both in New York and London. Co-managing partner Alfred Rushaj also represents a broad range of clients from the public and private sector, and knows the market well having previously been the country’s Deputy Minister of Finance.