Zaza Chelidze

Head of Analytics

Before joining PF in 2013, Mr. Zaza Chelidze was a CEO and Chairman of the Board of National Statistics Office of Georgia (GEOSTAT) (from 2010). He led reforms at GEOSTAT at time of its reorganization, as a result of which, the department transformed into an independent institution after years of existence under the Ministry of Economy. Mr. Chelidze has more than 10 years of senior executive work experience in public sector, including Parliament of Georgia, Office of the President of Georgia, National Bank of Georgia. He was Deputy Minister of Finance (2009) and Economy (2005-2006). Mr. Zaza Chelidze is an author of several works and researches, has led research projects and did independent consulting. He was awarded Master’s Degree in Public Finance from National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo, Japan.