Vice Prime-Minister, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia
Levan Davitashvili

Education

2002 – 2003 - MIP Milano, Executive Master of Business Administration;

1999 – 2001 - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Master of International Business Management;

1995 – 1999 - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Bachelor in Economics

Professional Experience

2021.07 – Present Vice Prime-Minister;

09.02.2022 - Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia;

15.12.2017 – 09.02.2022 – Minister of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia;

09.09.2016 - 15.12.2017 - Minister of Agriculture of Georgia;

2014 – 2016 - Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Georgia;

2012 – 2014 - LEPL National Wine Agency, Chairman;

2010 – 2011 - Board of Georgian Wine Producers Union, Chairman;

2010 – 2011 - Board of Georgian Wine Producers Union, Member;

2009 – 2012 - Wine Company Schuchmann Wines Georgia, Director of Sales and Marketing;

2007 – 2009 - USAID Agricultural Development Project Ag Vantage, Head of Marketing Department;

2002 –2007 - Wine Company Tsinandali Old Cellar, General Manager;

1999 –2001 - World Bank Enterprise Restructuring and Management Assistance Centre (CERMA), Senior Business Consultant;

06.1999 –09.1999 - Revenue Service, Ministry of Finance of Georgia, Head of Social Tax Department;

1997–1999 - State Insurance Supervision Service of Georgia, Head of Standards and Regulations Department

Languages

English, Italian, Russian

Marital Status

Married, with two children

President of Georgia
Salome Zurabishvili
Former President of Georgia
Giorgi Margvelashvili
Special Representative of the Prime Minister for Relations with Russia
Zurab Abashidze
Levan Davitashvili: The process of selecting a private partner for the Anaklia project is carried out with maximum responsibility
Levan Davitashvili: Poti and Anaklia port projects will be implemented in such a way that Georgia's opportunities increase and state interests are protected - everything is not at the cost of everything is our principle
Levan Davitashvili: The Law "On Transparency of Foreign Influence" has nothing to do with investments
Irakli Kobakhidze: the winning of the tender by the Chinese company guarantees that the Anaklia project will be implemented at the highest level
Ministry of Economy: No international sanctions apply to the China Communications Construction Company
Levan Davitashvili: A Chinese consortium will be announced as the winner of the Anaklia port project
World Bank has approved $ 35 million for investment for Black Sea Sup
A memorandum on energy cooperation between Georgia and Turkey was signed
Irakli Kobakhidze went on an official visit to the Republic of Turkey
Levan Davitashvili: Flights from the new airport will presumably be possible to be performed from the end of 2028
Levan Davitashvili: The appointment and cost of additional direct flights to Germany will be processed this week
Levan Davitashvili: The Economic Council made a decision on how to develop the new international airport in Tbilisi
Levan Davitashvili focused on the priority of projects and programs promoting the development of innovations and technologies
Levan Khabeishvili to the Minister of Economy: When you talk about the increased economy, do you count the population's economy or are you talking about the increased income of your own family members?
Levan Davitashvili: It is very important for us that, in fact, all of the three major credit rating agencies kept Georgia's rating unchanged, in the conditions when the ratings deteriorated massively in the region
Levan Davitashvili: Georgia and Armenia have close economic and political ties - cooperation and relationship has moved to the level of strategic partnership
Irakli Kobakhidze to pay official visit to Armenia
Levan Davitashvili: Azerbaijan is among the top five trade partners of Georgia, we reviewed in detail the perspectives that appear in terms of new projects
US Ambassador discusses visa restrictions and future of US-Georgia relations
Estonian Ambassador to Georgia - If we want EU membership, we should all play by the rules - The Georgian Government on the one hand says that they are moving closer to the EU, but their actions do not prove that