Visit to Albania

Lufthansa Industry Solutions in Tirana welcomes H.E. Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Federal President of Germany

Tirana, December 2, 2022 – As part of his state visit to Albania, Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier visited the Lufthansa Industry Solutions site in Tirana and was received by Jörn Messner, Managing Director of Lufthansa Industry Solutions GmbH & Co. KG and Albana Shkurta, Managing Director of the Tirana branch.

High-ranking visitor at the LHIND location in Tirana: Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier with Jörn Messner (center) and Albana Shkurta (right).

The Federal President was given an overview of the company’s background, business model, strategy and collaboration with business units in Germany contributing in the digitalization of the German enterprises. Lufthansa Industry Solutions in Tirana currently employs over 400 employees and works in close collaboration with mutual diverse and agile teams in Germany, exchanging culture and knowledge.

“We are very pleased about the visit by Federal President Steinmeier and see it as recognition for our employees. The team in Tirana is growing continuously and is characterized by a young, modern and diverse corporate culture. Highly motivated and well-trained professionals contribute their know-how here to drive digitization in business”, says Jörn Messner.

“We focus particularly in the professional development of our employees, supporting them with regular trainings and participation in technical events, to keep them always up to date with the latest technological developments. This way, the working experience and environment in Albania is really no different than the one in Germany and other European countries. Working in Lufthansa Industry Solutions in Tirana, provides its employees the European working style in their own hometown,” emphesize Albana Shkurta.

About Lufthansa Industry Solutions

Lufthansa Industry Solutions is a service provider for IT consulting and system integration. This Lufthansa subsidiary helps its clients with the digital transformation of their companies. Its customer base includes companies both within and outside the Lufthansa Group, as well as more than 300 companies in various lines of business. The company is based in Norderstedt and employs more than 2,300 members of staff at several branch offices in Germany, Albania, Switzerland and the USA.