Prime Minister of Georgia
Irakli Gharibashvili

Education

2005 - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Master (International Relations);

2002-2004 - Sorbonne University, Faculty of Political Science (International Relations) Paris, France;

1999-2004 - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Faculty of International Law and International Relations (International Relations);

1988-1999 - Dedoplistskaro district N1 secondary school

Professional Experience

From 22/02/2021 - Prime Minister of Georgia;

08/09/2019 - 22/02/2021 - Minister of Defense of Georgia;

05/03/2019 - Political Secretary and member of the political council of the political party Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia;

12/02/2018 - 01/08/2019 - Private sector;

20/11/2013 - 24/12/2015 - Prime Minister of Georgia;

25/10/2012 - 17/11/2013 - Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia;

15/02/2012 - Founder / member of the political party Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia and head of the party's audit commission;

07/2009 - 06/2012 - Director of Georgian Dream Ltd;

12/2007 - 14/02/2012 - Member of the supervisory board of Cartu Bank;

12/2005 - 14/02/2012 - Chairman of the board of the international charity fund Cartu - general director;

05/2005 - 10/2005 - Deputy director of the logistics department of Burji Ltd (Cartu-Group);

2004 - 2005 - Manager of the foreign procurement department of the logistics department of Burji Ltd (Cartu-Group);

2001 - 2002 - Intern at Foreign Relations Committee of the Parliament of Georgia

Languages

Georgian, English, French, Russian

Marital status

Wife and four children

President of Georgia
Salome Zurabishvili
Mayor of Tbilisi
Kakha Kaladze
Speaker of Parliament of Georgia
Shalva Papuashvili
Prime Minister: October 1, 2012 is the most important date in the modern history of Georgia - we peacefully replaced the anti-state regime and laid the foundation for the successful development of Georgia
Government plans to bring world stars to Georgia from May
Salaries of policemen, soldiers and security service employees to be increased by 20% from January
PM: Pension of pensioners aged 70 and over to become almost 440 GEL in highland settlements, 365 GEL in other areas
Irakli Gharibashvili "strongly condemns" Belarusian President’s visit to occupied Abkhazia
Irakli Gharibashvili: The unification of Georgia is the goal of each of us, and it is based on the belief that living in a united country is the best prospect for our people, and the path to this goal is through dialogue and cooperation
Irakli Gharibashvili: After we came to power, the Prosecutor's Office has been established as an independent institution, the development of which is an unchanged priority of the Government
Aluda Ghudushauri: Georgia has stood and will stand with the civilized world, including its partner USA
Irakli Gharibashvili: Russia's full-scale war in Ukraine undermines the country's territorial integrity and sovereignty - Georgia stands by Ukraine
Irakli Gharibashvili: Georgia deserves the status of a EU candidate country, which will eventually bring us membership and make the dream of generations a reality
Irakli Gharibashvili meets with António Guterres
Irakli Gharibashvili leaves for USA
NDI poll: Prime Minister’s performance was rated as good by 28% and as bad by 35%, President’s negative job assessment has increased
Irakli Kobakhidze on the possibility of PM Gharibashvili being replaced: The team is absolutely firm and united and there are zero grounds for rumors
Olaf Scholz: I encourage Georgia to take the necessary reform steps - we are happy to help on the way to the European Union
Irakli Gharibashvili: We are watching the events developing in our neighborhood with great concern, we hope that the parties will soon return to the path of dialogue
Irakli Gharibashvili: The European perspective and the European path are the choice of the Georgian people - as for the question of how soon we think Georgia will join the EU, this does not depend on our desire, we will do our best to achieve this as soon as possible
Olaf Scholz: The European Union is doing its best to support Georgia in fulfilling the criteria necessary for membership, but ultimately it is the job of the candidate countries to fulfill these criteria
EU Ambassador Pawel Herczynski: I really want to help to make sure that the unique window of opportunity is fully used - I hope that at the end of my mission, I will look back with real satisfaction
Arnold Stepanian - The aim of acting against the “Multinational Georgia” is an attempt to discredit the largest pro-Western organization working on the issues of the ethnic minorities – this raises questions