Durim Hoxha has an MSc in Business Studies and Economics from Vaxjo University, Sweden, and is completing his PhD on Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management at Autonomous University of Barcelona - Spain. He lectures SME Management at University of Prishtina - Business Faculty in Peja, Kosova. Further, he worked as a Researcher in Riinvest Institute, one of the leading think tanks in a region. He also served as a National Consultant on the Office of Prime Minister in Kosova. His contributions on the international conferences consist mainly in the field of female entrepreneurship, performance evaluation and growth/survival issues of the SMEs.