Irakli Baidashvili



Irakli Baidashvili

50 Rustaveli avenue, Tbilisi, Georgia

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

E-mail: ib@gmt.ge

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


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

Expert

 

 

ACADEMIC BACKGROUND


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

 

 

MARITAL STATUS

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

 

Advanced computer skills

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

 

IQ = 136