Kushtrim Xhakli is an experienced entrepreneur with a high passion for innovation and market disruption. In the last decade, he started companies from scratch and managed to bring a range of new technologies into challenging environments.
Co-Founder of Fast Europe Ventures Ltd a digital strategy and business model design, banking and tech solution enabler firm, working with banks, government and telecoms operators. Co-Founder of Changers.com Germany, producer of intelligent and mobile lifestyle solar-charger that enables everybody to produce and consume their own renewable energy.
Board Member of IPKO Foundation, a foundation with a goal to seed and support the development of the next generation of leaders with a digital vision. Creator of Digital Kosovo, a crowdsourced campaign that is engaging in advancing Kosovo’s digital diplomacy agenda, focusing on securing Kosovo’s recognition by the global Internet infrastructure. Producer of Doku:tech, yearly conference on the subject of innovation, technology, and society.
Work acclaimed by international online media outlets such as The Guardian, The Economist, TechCrunch, Forbes, BBC, Foreign Policy, Der Spiegel, France24.