President of Georgia


President Giorgi Margvelashvili of GeorgiaGiorgi Margvelashvili

Date of Birth: 4 September 1969
Birth Place: Tbilisi, Georgia
Political Party: Georgian Dream
Arrival in Power: 17 November 2013
Religion: NA
Profession: Education

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Giorgi Margvelashvili was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, in 1969. Giorgi Margvelashvili is the current President of Georgia. Giorgi Margvelashvili studied at Tbilisi State University and also at the Central European University in the Czech Republic. Before joining politics he was involved an academic and served as the Rector for the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs. Giorgi Margvelashvili ran in the 2013 Presidential elections and won with 62% of the votes.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giorgi_Margvelashvili

Updated on: May 15th, 2015

Former President of Georgia


President Mikheil Saakashvili of GeorgiaMikheil Saakashvili

Date of Birth: 21 December 1967
Birth Place: Tbilisi, Georgia
Political Party: United National Movement
Arrival in Power: 20 January 2008
Religion: Georgian Orthodox Church
Profession: NA

Biography:


Mikheil Saakashvili was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, in 1967. Mikheil Saakashvili was the President of Georgia. Mikheil Saakashvili obtained a law degree from the University of Kiev, and a Master's degree in law from Colombia University. Before joining politics he worked in a law firm in the United States. He joined politics in 1995 being elected to the Georgian parliament, he held several key positions including Minister of Justice and was involved in shaping modern Georgian laws. He eventually resigned however because of corruption inside the government. Mikheil Saakashvili later founded his own political party, the United National Movement and was elected president in 2004. He was re-elected in 2008.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikheil_Saakashvili

Updated on: May 15th, 2015