Levan DavitashviliLEVAN DAVITASHVILI

Born on 10th December, 1978.

Obtained Bachelor's Degree in Economics from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University in 1999; Master's Degree in International Business Management from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University in 2001; Master's Degree in Business Management from the Polytechnic University of Milan in 2003.

Worked as a Head of Insurance Regulations and Standards Department at the State Insurance Supervision Service of Georgia in 1997-1999.

Worked as a Head of Social Security Contributions Department within the Revenue Service of the Ministry of Finance of Georgia from June through September 1999.

Worked as a Chief Business Consultant at the Center of Enterprise Restructuring and Management Assistance (CERMA) of the World Bank in 1999-2001.

Served as a General Manager of Old Tsinandali Wine Cellar LLC in the period of 2002-2007.

Was a Marketing Department Head at AgVantage Agriculture Development Project of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in 2007-2009.

Worked as a Sales and Marketing Director of Schuchmann Wines Georgia LLC in 2009-2012.

Served as a Board Member and later Chairman of the Board at the Union of Winemakers of Georgia in 2010-2011.

Served as a Chairman of the Board at the Union of Winemakers of Georgia in 2010-2011.

Worked as a Head of the National Agency of Wine, Legal Entity of Public Law (LEPL) under the Ministry of Agriculture of Georgia from 4th December 2012 through 5th November 2014.

Served as a Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Georgia from 5th November 2014 through 8th September 2016.

Served as a Minister of Agriculture of Georgia from 9th September 2016 through 15th December 2017.

Has been the Minister of Environmental Protection and Agriculture of Georgia since 15th December 2017.

Is fluent in English, Italian and Russian.

Is married and has two children.