Eciks Past And Currently

Projects

    • Feasibility Study on real estate development in the Vlora region

      Category

      Project

      Period

      March 2016 - June 2016

      Client

      NRAS - Natural Resources Trade, Advisory & Services GmbH

      The feasibility study assessed the viability of investing in costal real estate development in the region of Vlora in Albania. The investment, legal, political and economic environment for the implementation of the project was completed, including a thorough due diligence.

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    • Financing Diaspora Entrepreneurship

      Category

      Project

      Period

      April 2015 - October 2015

      Client

      International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD)

      The objective of this assignment was to assess the potential for establishing a financial instrument and training facility for diaspora entrepreneurs willing to invest in their countries of origin. For this purpose a survey was conducted to identify potential projects to finance...

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    • Headhunting services for finding a CEO for a glass processing company

      Category

      Project

      Period

      October 2014 - February 2015

      Client

      Iventa d.o.o.

      The main aim of this assignment was to find a CEO for an Austrian investment in Kosovo in the field of glass processing. Headhunting services included suitable candidate identification and approach, pre-selection of candidates, and implementation of interviews. Identification of...

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    • Assessment of Job Matching Service - JMS market in Kosovo and region

      Category

      Project

      Period

      September 2014 - December 2014

      Client

      EYE – Enhancing Youth Entrepreneurship

      Donor

      Swiss Development Cooperation

      The project assessed the private job-matching services in Kosovo (market position, performance, service provision, business model) and analysed the regional job-matching service provision in the region (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Macedonia, Croatia, Bulgaria). A...

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    • Strengthening the economic cooperation between Kosovo and Switzerland 2

      Category

      Project

      Period

      October 2012 - October 2013

      Client

      Chamber of Commerce, Switzerland-Central Europe (SEC)

      Donor

      Swiss Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)

      In its second phase, the project promoted business initiatives between Swiss and Kosovo companies. This was achieved through provision of tailored management consulting services, which facilitated the implementation of two investment projects. Two conferences have been...

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    • Promoting Economic Cooperation Between Switzerland and Kosovo

      Category

      Project

      Period

      October 2011 - September 2013

      Client

      Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO

      Donor

      Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO

      Promoting Trade and Economic Cooperation between Switzerland and Kosovo in cooperation with Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-Central Europe (SEC) .

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    • Strengthening the economic cooperation between Kosovo and Switzerland 1

      Category

      Project

      Period

      October 2011 - October 2012

      Client

      Chamber of Commerce, Switzerland-Central Europe (SEC)

      Donor

      Swiss Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)

      The project promoted the economic cooperation between Kosovo and Switzerland and the internationalisation of the Kosovo economy. During the first phase of this project, sectors with highest potential for cooperation between Swiss and Kosovo companies have been identified. In a...

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    • RTH - Production of ventilation products

      Category

      Project

      Period

      December 2011 - March 2012

      Client

      RTH

      The main aim of this assignment was to facilitate the investment of the Diaspora company from Germany RTH. The client has been supported in the process of applying for a grant of the Austrian Development Cooperation through consultancy services, evaluation of project feasibility...

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    • Regional Economic Development Project – Technical Support for small and medium businesses East Region Kosovo

      Category

      Project

      Period

      August 2011 - December 2011

      Client

      European Commission / CARE

      Donor

      European Commission / CARE

      Technical Support for small and medium businesses East Region Kosovo..

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    • Evroenergie - IT and Support services for the energy market

      Category

      Project

      Period

      March 2011 - November 2011

      Client

      BAG Trading & Project Consulting GmbH

      Client

      BAG Trading & Project Consulting GmbH

      The main aim of this assignment was to facilitate the joint venture of the German company Bofest Consult GmbH and Kosovar company Evroenergie. The joint venture concentrates on provision of IT and support services for the energy markets in Western Europe. Both partners have also...

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    • Geodesy Services

      Category

      Project

      Period

      2011

      Client

      Angst Vermessungswesen

      Provision of management consulting services on company foundation, business development, market access.

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    • Training Kosovo diplomatic staff on Foreign Direct Investments (FDI)

      Category

      Project

      Period

      September 2009 - October 2009

      Client

      Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFI)

      Donor

      Kosovo Private Enterprise Program (KPEP), USAID-Kosovo Ministry of Foreign Affairs Support Project

      The overall objectives of this project were to organize a workshop on Foreign Direct Investment Promotion to new Diplomats of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kosovo. The workshop focused increasing the knowledge of ambassadors and high ranking diplomats on economic affairs and...

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    • Foreign Direct Investment Promotion and Generation

      Category

      Project

      Period

      April 2009 - July 2009

      Client

      Kosovo Private Enterprise Program (KPEP)

      Donor

      USAID

      The main aim of this assignment was to help Kosovo SMEs in promoting FDIs and implementing market linkages with foreign partners.

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    • Study on setting up an Investment Fund in Kosovo

      Category

      Project

      Period

      March 2009 - April 2009

      Client

      Kommunalkredit Public Consulting GmbH

      The overall objective of this assignment was to implement a study on setting up a Balkan Investment Fund as part of broader transformation of KEP from a microfinance institution to a commercial bank. The study focused on evaluation of corporate governance rules in Albania and...

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    • Renewable Energy - Hydro Power

      Category

      Project

      Period

      2008 - 2009

      Client

      Kelag

      Management Consulting services in government affairs, legal environment, taxation.

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    • Business Partnership between Kolm-Pfluger and Etlinger

      Category

      Project

      Period

      June 2007 - February 2008

      Client

      Kolm-Pfluger, Etlinger

      Management Consulting Services were provided to facilitate a joint venture between the Austrian company Kolm-Pfluger and the Kosovar company Etlinger. The joint venture consists of production, processing and canning vegetables in Kosovo and exporting them to the Austrian market. ...

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    • Insurance sector - Wiener Städtische

      Category

      Project

      Period

      2007 - 2008

      Client

      Wiener Städtische

      Provision of management consulting services in business development and government affairs.

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    • Asfinag - Investment in road infrastructure

      Category

      Project

      Period

      December 2006 - November 2007

      Client

      Asfinag

      The Austrian company Asfinag was supported through management consulting services to assess its potential involvement in projects of motorway operation and maintenance in Kosovo and Albania. The client has been supported in project structuring, evaluation of project feasibility,...

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    • Study on the real estate sector in Albania

      Category

      Project

      Period

      December 2015 - February 2016

      Client

      BAG Trading & Project Consulting GmbH

      The main aim of this assignment was to analyse the investment opportunities in the real estate sector in Kosovo and Albania. The study has provided the investor with an overview of the economic development in both countries as well as the current state of real estate markets....

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    • Kosovo SME Promotion Program

      Category

      Project

      Period

      October 2012 - October 2015

      Client

      Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC) / Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC)

      Donor

      Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC) / Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC)

      The overall, long-term objective of this project is to contribute to the promotion of market-oriented private sector development in Kosovo and to foster global competitiveness of Kosovo’s SMEs in line with the principles of sustainable development, SME Development Strategy for...

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    • Functional Analysis for KBRA and MBCs

      Category

      Project

      Period

      October 2014 - February 2015

      Client

      Kosovo Business Registration Agency (KBRA), Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI)

      The project contributed to the improvement of the business climate in Kosovo through enabling the Kosovo Business Registration Agency to offer time and cost efficient services to the business community. This objective was reached through performing a functional analysis...

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    • Renewable Energy - Hydro Power

      Category

      Project

      Period

      July 2012 - July 2014

      Client

      White Marble

      The main aim of this assignment was to facilitate the investment of the Swiss company White Marble which invested in hydro power energy generation in Kosovo. The client has been supported in project development and structuring. It was successfully accompanied throughout the...

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    • Study on Canadian Investment in Kosovo

      Category

      Project

      Period

      September 2013 - October 2013

      Client

      Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

      Donor

      Government of Canada

      The aim of this assignment was to produce a short study on Canadian investment in Kosovo. The study provided a brief overall assessment of the market in Kosovo including key industry sectors and current inward investment environment - activities, trends and market potential. It...

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    • Promotion of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) through institutional capacity development of the Investment Promotion Agency of Kosovo (IPAK)

      Category

      Project

      Period

      November 2009 - March 2013

      Client

      Investment Promotion Agency of Kosovo (IPAK), Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI)

      Donor

      Austrian Development Agency (ADA)

      The project contributed to poverty reduction in Kosovo by stimulating economic growth and Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The specific objective was to help the main beneficiary (Investment Promotion Agency of Kosovo – IPAK) with capacity development in order to promote...

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    • Mecatyp - Production of precise metallic parts

      Category

      Project

      Period

      February 2012 - August 2012

      Client

      Mecatyp

      The main aim of this assignment was to facilitate the investment of the Swiss company Mecatyp which has opened a production facility in the city of Ferizaj to produce precise metallic parts on CNC machines for the international markets. Mecatyp has also been supported in process...

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    • Macher Solutions - IT and Business Support services

      Category

      Project

      Period

      May 2009 - February 2012

      Client

      Macher Solutions

      An investment of Macher Solutions was supported in Kosovo. The client is engaged in provision of IT services in the German Speaking Region and has opened a subsidiary in Kosovo. The client has been supported in networking with stakeholders and in project presentation. Supported...

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    • Regional Economic Development Project – Technical Support for Small and Medium Businesses East Region Kosovo

      Category

      Project

      Period

      August 2011 - November 2011

      Client

      CARE International Kosovo

      Donor

      European Union

      The main aim of this assignment was to provide technical support to Small and Medium Enterprises of the East Region of Kosovo. For this purpose a training course consisting of 9 modules was developed and delivered to over 80 Kosovo SMEs. The trainings were focused on...

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    • Manufacturing

      Category

      Project

      Period

      2010-2011

      Client

      Liftkos

      Provision of consulting services on company foundation, grant opportunities, business development, market access, partner identification, government affairs.

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    • Car Sales

      Category

      Project

      Period

      2008 - 2010

      Client

      Porsche

      Provision of management consulting services in business development, government affairs, and obtaining a leasing license.

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    • TRW - Investment in automotive parts production

      Category

      Project

      Period

      April 2009 - August 2009

      Client

      TRW

      The main aim of this assignment was to facilitate the investment of the German company TRW which is a renown supplier of automotive parts. The client has been supported in project structuring, evaluation of project feasibility, networking with stakeholders, project presentation,...

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    • Kosovo Migrant Survey in Austria

      Category

      Project

      Period

      April 2009 - May 2009

      Client

      International Agency for Source Country Information (IASCI)

      Donor

      Federal Austrian Ministry of Interior Affairs

      The aim of this assignment was to provide the Austrian Ministry of Interior and other key stakeholders with relevant data, analysis and recommendations to support tailor-made return programmes and the promotion of professional qualification and employment of returning migrants in...

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    • Jacob Becker - Production of building materials

      Category

      Project

      Period

      July 2008 - March 2009

      Client

      Jacob Becker

      Management Consulting services have been provided to Jakob Becker in the process of obtaining a license for the operation of a landfill in northern Albania.

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    • Road Infrastructure

      Category

      Project

      Period

      2007 - 2009

      Client

      Strabag

      The company was supported in the process of acquiring a quarry mine through a competitive tendering process. Continuous consulting services were provided in areas such as: market analysis and market development, competition analysis, partner identification, recruiting, government...

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    • Insurance sector - UNIQA

      Category

      Project

      Period

      2007 - 2008

      Client

      UNIQA

      Provision of consulting services in business development, market access, partner identification, government affairs,

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    • Business Partnership between Wertheim and Rrota

      Category

      Project

      Period

      January 2007 - December 2007

      Client

      Wertheim, Rrota

      The main aim of this assignment was to facilitate the investment of the Austrian company Wertheim which outsourced the development of a sophisticated software package for managing safe deposit boxes to the Kosovar IT-company Rrota. Tailored management consulting services have...

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