Deputy Business Ombudsmen of Georgia

Levan Kalandadze

Deputy Business Ombudsman of Georgia

Personal Experience

2013-2018 - Chairmen, Georgian Infrastructure Projects Initiative.

2017-2018 - Economic Analyst, Georgian Public Broadcasting.

2014 -2017 - Lecturer, International Black Sea University (IBSU).

2015-2016 - Economic Analyst, GDS TV.

2010-2012 - CEO, Georgian Small and Medium Enterprises Association.

2008-2009 - Business Development Consultant, Mercy Corps.

2004-2008 - Business Development Consultant, UGBC.

2003-2004 - Deputy Head of Tbilisi Bureau, State Antimonopoly Service of Georgia.

2000-2003 - Deputy Chairman, State Tax Department of Georgia.

1997-2000 - First Deputy Head, Insurance State Supervision Service of Georgia.

1996-1997 - State Advisor, State Chancellery of Georgia.

Education

1991-1995 - Economist, Finance-Economic Academy of Tbilisi, Georgia.

Participation in Projects

2011 - Economic and Business Policy Consultant, Political Party Assistance (PPA) Program, NIMD, Netherland

2010 - Project Expert, Public Social Finance, Georgian Insurance Institute, Eurasian Partnership Foundation/SIDA.

2008-2009 - Business Development Consultant, Farmers Development Program, Mercy Corps, USAID/EC.

Trainings

2009 - Conflict Mitigation, ICCN, Georgia.

2002 - Tax Issues, US Department of State/US Department of the Treasury, USA.

2000 - Managing in a Functional Organization, USAID/US Department of the Treasury, Georgia.

2000 - Black Sea Region Insurance Market Development, Turkey Insurance Association/TIKA, Turkey.

1999 - Development of Insurance Market in EU, France Insurance Association/AXA RE, France.

1999 - Insurance State Supervision and Regulation in EU, Insurance State Supervision Service of German/GDV, German.

1999 - Insurance State Supervision and Regulation in EU, Insurance State Supervision Service of Poland, Poland.

Languages

Georgian, English, Russian.