Mr. Gramoz Ruçi - PABSEC President
Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Albania
He was born on 6 December 1951, in Tepelena, Albania.
Mr. Gramoz Ruçi was elected Speaker of the Parliament of Albania, on 9 September 2017.
In this capacity, he conducts the legislative work of the Parliament of Albania, coordinates its bodies, chairs the plenary sessions and carries out other duties outlined by the Constitution.
Prior to his election as Speaker, between 2010 – 2017, he was Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of the Socialist Party and Secretary General of the Socialist Party.
He has always had a very significant role within the Socialist Party. During 1998-1999, he was the Organizational Secretary and Chairman of the Socialist Party Group.
During February-June 1991, he was Minister of Internal Affairs.
From June 1991 to June 1996, Mr. Gramoz Ruçi held the post of Secretary General of the Socialist Party.
Mr. Gramoz Ruçi has a significant parliamentary experience. He has been a member of the Parliament, for eight consecutive terms.
Before joining the National Parliament, from 1978 to 1991, Mr. Ruçi was an employee of the party and of the state bodies.
Gramoz Ruçi graduated the Faculty of Biology-Chemistry at the High Pedagogical Institute of the University of Shkodra and Gjirokastra.