Irakli Baidashvili

Irakli Baidashvili

50 Rustaveli avenue, Tbilisi, Georgia

Phone: +995-322-988988 (office) +995-599-509809 (cell phone)




GMT Group                         

Executive Vice President                                                                                                             2000 - Present



GS1 Georgia (National Bar-coding organization)

President                                                                                                                                         1996-Present


AmCham – American Chamber of Commerce in Georgia

Vice President & Treasurer                                                                                                         2010  -    Present


Honorary Consul of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Georgia,

(by Royal appointment of Her Majesty the Queen of the Netherlands)  1998-2002


The Georgian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

First Vice President                                                                                                                            1995 - 2000


Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency SMEDA

Chairman                                                                                                                                             1995 - 2000


BSEC (Black Sea Economic Cooperation) Business Council

Director- Representative of Georgia                                                                                              1998 - 2000


Griffon Film Productions

Co-Chairman and Partner                                                                                                                 1996 - Present


Representative of the Georgian CCI in Benelux countries                                                   1993 - 1995


Center For Business Development And Reforms

under the Head of State of Georgia

Senior Board Member                                                                                                                          1993-1995


“Georgian Wines & Spirits Company”

Pernod Ricard Daughter Company in Georgia

General Consultant and Partner                                                                                                        1993-1995



The Georgian Chamber of Commerce and Industry                                                                 1987-1993

Head of Department
Chief expert
Senior expert





School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Washington DC, USA

Pew Economic Freedom Fellows' Program                                                                                     1997


Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia                                                      

West European and American Studies                                                                                            1981-1986

President of Tbilisi State University InterClub




Married to Mrs. Mariam Tsereteli since 1988. Two sons, Nick and Levan


Advanced computer skills

Languages: Georgian (native), English, Russian, Elementary Dutch


IQ = 136