Manjola Lala

Events Manager and Office

I love bringing people together. Working at iBAN means I can put this passion into connecting the inspiring companies in our network so they can build a more inclusive and sustainable future

Manjola brings 8 years of experience managing events and operations in international organizations.

Before joining iBAN in August 2018, she worked for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Bonn and for the Development Policy Forum of GIZ in Berlin.

Manjola has contributed to organizing high-level events such as G20 events during Germany’s G20 Presidency and UNFCCC’s COP 23.

Previously Manjola worked in Albania with GIZ’s regional Biodiversity Project. She has a degree in Translation and Interpreting from the University of Tirana and Leipzig. She also studied Political Science at the Free University of Berlin.

iBAN Staff

In close proximity to the United Nations and the beautiful river Rhine, iBAN’s offices are located in Germany’s former capital city of Bonn. We come from diverse backgrounds and are passionate about the theme of inclusive business.

Executive Director
Coordinator Capacity Development and Monitoring
Intern Capacity Development
Director Africa and Impact Investment
Coordinator of Operations
Director Asia and Policy
Events Manager and Office
Finance Manager
Director Communications and Digital Innovation
Intern Communications
Coordinator Online Communications

Editorial Committee

A high-level group of inclusive business thought leaders from a wide range of fields – including the private sector, donor organizations, and academia – drives the editorial agenda of iBAN blue, especially its online magazine ‘The Theme’.

Head of the Editorial Committee
Steven Grossman Endowed Chair in Sustainable Business
Founder and Director LEAP Africa
Division Chief Applied Innovation and Acceleration
Chief Executive Officer Grameen Capital India Limited
Director Asia and Policy iBAN