Kadri Veseli

President, Assembly of the Republic of Kosovo


Mr. Veseli was elected for the second consecutive term as President of the Assembly of the Republic of Kosovo in September 2017. He is also the President of the Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) since May 2016. Before his election as Vice President of PDK in January 2013, Mr. Veseli for almost a decade partnered with international community in the field of security, peace building and stability in fragile post-war Kosovo. He was also one of the main figures of Kosovo Liberation Army, and in the same time he supported the Rambouillet peace process actively. In this process Mr. Veseli served as an external advisor to the Kosovo delegation. He began his studies in agriculture at the University of Prishtina. When the Serbian authorities closed down Albanian-language education altogether he continued his studies at the University of Tirana in Albania. After the war he pursued an MBA in General Management– International branch in Thessaloniki, Greece of the University of Sheffield.