Arta Istrefi-Jahja

Arta Istrefi-Jahja is an ecosystem facilitator in Kosovo for Swiss EP, The Swiss Entrepreneurship Program that strengthens emerging entrepreneurial ecosystems to create a thriving, sustainable world. She is also the founder of Women Entrepreneurs Kosovo. Arta used to work as a political adviser at the Ministry of Trade and Industry,  as an incubation manager for VentureUP and as a non-key expert in the mapping of digital innovation hubs of Western Balkans for CIVITTA. She is experienced in private sector development with a demonstrated history of working with businesses. Arta is also a strong entrepreneurship professional skilled in digital transformation, marketing, and SME development. She’s passionate about supporting women entrepreneurs as well.