Rijat Abdullai is the Deputy Head of the IT department at the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia. He has been an IT professional for more than 20 years, and has experience in different IT fields, especially in software development, databases, and in the last 6 years, project management mainly in IT projects and services. Moreover, he has been part of many international trainings and workshops on project management services, governance and management of projects, IT service management and design and other related topics. Rijat is also a part-time lecturer at SEEU Skopje, teaching a set of IT courses. He has been very active in civil society with a focus on environmental NGOs, working to strengthen the link between government and citizens, as well as trying to increase public environmental awareness.