Mayor of Tbilisi
Kakha Kaladze

Place of birth

Samtredia

Biography

In 2003, he graduated from Tbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University, Faculty of History. He is the former captain of the Georgian national football team. Kaladze played as left and central defender. He was a member of the national football team from 1996 to 2012; From 1998 to 2001, he played for Dynamo Kyiv; 2001-2010 AC Milan; 2010-2012 Genoa. From 2012 to 2016, he was Minister of Energy / Vice Prime Minister of Georgia; In 2017, he was elected Mayor of Tbilisi. He was re-elected as Mayor in 2021.

Political Council of the Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia party, member (2011-);

International Investment Group "Kala Capital", founder (2007-);

Parliament of Georgia of the 8th convocation, member (2012-2012);

Charitable Foundation "Kala Foundation", founder (2008-);

Supervisory Board of JSC "Progress Bank", member (2008-)

Awards and prizes

2011 - Player of the Year of Georgia;

2007 - Player of the Year of Georgia;

2005 - Player of the Year of Georgia;

2002 - Player of the Year of Georgia;

2000 - Player of the Year of Georgia;

Order of Vakhtang Gorgasali second-degree

European Georgia chairman
Giga Bokeria
President of Georgia
Salome Zurabishvili
Former PM of Georgia; For Georgia chairman
Giorgi Gakharia
Kakha Kaladze: Football players, athletes, actors and representatives of various fields are being bullied – they are fascists
According to Kakha Kaladze, within 1 year, 40 units of 18-meter buses will be added to the capital
Kakha Kaladze: Yesterday, there was a very serious and shameful fact with Elisashvili's participation in the parliament - even more serious and unfortunate were the statements that directly incited violence
Khatia Dekanoidze to Mamuka Mdinaradze: Are you, the majority, along with Ivanishvili, ready to refuse EU integration in exchange for the law?
Kakha Kaladze: We will not allow anyone to give us instructions on what decisions should be made - Do not you like this law?! – Come to power
Levan Khabeishvili: It will end badly for the government, I feel sorry for them - history will surely preserve their conversations, attitude and betrayal of the state
Giorgi Gakharia: I just advised Kakha Kaladze to focus on football or help himself, he did not understand, his choice is clear
Kakha Kaladze: The non-adoption of the draft is in the interest of the donors, who are disguised as if they are promoting the development of the country and democratic processes, in fact, they are financing all kinds of evil and filth
Kakha Kaladze: The father of Giorgi Kochorashvili represents the National Movement, he is a member of Giorgi Gakharia's party
Kakha Kaladze: Of course we all want Europe. Do you think I don't want Europe?
Kakha Kaladze: The statements of some MEPs have no aby value for me
According to Kakha Kaladze, the interior of 12 metro stations will be completely renovated, three will be replaced and 30 escalators will be modernized
Kakha Kaladze: Georgia is not a province or state of any country - we are independent, we have a constitution and everyone should be kind and respect our statehood
Kakha Kaladze: It is interesting to hear from non-governmental organizations, from whom they are financed and what projects are financed
Kakha Kaladze: Those who falsified the elections, you all remember well, you know the story of the parallel counting of votes in the 2020 elections
Kakha Kaladze on the US not issuing a visa to Kezerashvili - this person is a fraud, no one chooses a serious crime
Kakha Kaladze: A certain part of our territories is occupied by Russia - there is a lot of work in this direction
Kakha Kaladze: How can people and a political party, which will fight to get 1 or 2 percent, be perceived as competitors - there is no place for radicalism, odiousness and evil in Georgian politics
Levan Dolidze - Instead of focusing on the steps that should bring us further progress, we are creating new barriers on the path to the EU