Prime Minister of Georgia

head of government of Georgia

The Prime Minister of Georgia is the most senior minister within the Cabinet of Georgia. He is appointed by the President of Georgia.

Prime Minister of Georgia
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Incumbent
Irakli Garibashvili

since 22 February 2021
Inaugural holderNoe Ramishvili
Formation23 August 1991

Georgia has had 40 Prime Ministers since 1918.

List of prime ministers (since 1995)Edit

Georgia (1995–present)Edit

No. Name
(Born–Died)
Picture Took Office Left Office Party
1 Niko Lekishvili
(1947–)
  8 December 1995 26 July 1998 Union of Citizens of Georgia
2 Vazha Lortkipanidze
(1949–)
  31 July 1998 11 May 2000 Union of Citizens of Georgia
3 Giorgi Arsenishvili
(1942–2010)
  11 May 2000 21 December 2001 Union of Citizens of Georgia
4 Avtandil Jorbenadze
(1951–)
  21 December 2001 7 November 2003 Union of Citizens of Georgia
5 Zurab Zhvania
(1963–2005)
  7 November 2003 17 February 2004 United National Movement
Prime ministers
No. Name
(Born–Died)
Picture Took Office Left Office Party
4 Zurab Zhvania
(1963–2005)
  17 February 2004 3 February 2005 United National Movement
Mikheil Saakashvili
(1967–)
(acting)[1]
  3 February 2005 17 February 2005 United National Movement
5 Zurab Noghaideli
(1964–)
  17 February 2005 16 November 2007 United National Movement
Giorgi Baramidze
(1968–)
(acting)[2]
  16 November 2007 22 November 2007 United National Movement
6 Lado Gurgenidze
(1970–)
  22 November 2007 1 November 2008 Independent
7 Grigol Mgaloblishvili
(1973–)
  1 November 2008 6 February 2009 Independent
8 Nika Gilauri
(1975–)
  6 February 2009 4 July 2012 Independent
9 Vano Merabishvili
(1968–)
  4 July 2012 25 October 2012 United National Movement
10 Bidzina Ivanishvili
(1956–)
  25 October 2012 20 November 2013 Georgian Dream
11 Irakli Garibashvili
(1982–)
  20 November 2013 30 December 2015 Georgian Dream
12 Giorgi Kvirikashvili
(1967–)
  30 December 2015 13 June 2018 Georgian Dream
13 Mamuka Bakhtadze
(1982–)
  20 June 2018 2 September 2019 Georgian Dream
14 Giorgi Gakharia
(1975–)
  8 September 2019 18 February 2021 Georgian Dream
15 Irakli Garibashvili
(1982–)
  22 February 2021 present Georgian Dream

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