BALFIN Group (Balkan Finance Investment Group) is one of the leading investment groups in the Western Balkans region. Founded in 1993 in Vienna by Mr. Samir Mane, today the Group has a presence in Austria, Albania, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Montenegro, Switzerland, Croatia, and the Netherlands.

BALFIN is a diversified group active in wholesale and retail, banking, real estate, asset management, tourism, media, and logistics. The Group employs approximately 5,000 people, whose dedication and passion remain key to the Group's success history in these 30 years.

BALFIN Group is a trustworthy partner, conducting business activities in a wide range of industries on a national and international scale, at the highest business and ethical standards with substantial financial capital, outstanding human resources, and a rigorous focus on innovation.

Through economic development, employment opportunities, innovation, and social involvement, BALFIN Group challenges the status quo, fostering a positive impact on communities. BALFIN Group is an organization that aims to create a comfortable ground for economies, businesses, and people to thrive. The group invests in innovation, professional development, and the application of the highest ethical and business standards.

Facts & Figures

BALFIN Group operates in 7 industries and is present in 9 countries

Over 5,000 People work in all BALFIN Group companies

€ 1.5 billion Total Group Asset in 2021

BALFIN Group provides goods and services to about 50.000 clients every day

BALFIN Group companies have established a network of more than 220 points of sale in total

Approximately € 59 million taxes paid in 2021

€ 88 million total Group investments for 2021

BALFIN Group CSR initiatives served approximately 14,000 beneficiaries in 2021

BALFIN Group is a commended partner for many significant international companies and financial institutions.

Neptun International is the leading chain of consumer electronics operating in Albania, North Macedonia, and Kosovo with over 65 stores

KidZone present in 4 countries, with 22 Jumbo superstores, offering more than 30,000 products for every buyer persona

SPAR is the largest international chain of supermarkets in Albania, serving more than 26,000 clients daily

+28 million visitors are estimated to visit QTU, TEG and EGM annually

Tirana Bank, part of BALFIN Group, recorded the biggest growth in the Albanian market at 32.3%

Mane TCI is one of the most experienced construction, projecting, and developing companies in Albania with expertise in residential, commercial, and industrial constructions

Green Coast Resort and Residences represents a game-changer in the tourism and hospitality industry in Albania

ALBA-TRADE founded in 1993, operates in the consumer electronics wholesale market and is among the most important players in the Western Balkan countries

Happy loyalty programs in Albania, North Macedonia, and Kosovo are the largest loyalty programs in the respective countries with over 860,000 members in all the three countries

Scan TV is the only economic and business-oriented media in Albania

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