Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has sent a decree with his signature to the President of Georgia on appointing a new ambassador to the Republic of Germany. Elguja Khorkishvili will be serving on the position.
In 2014-2015, Khokrishvili held different positions in government including Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure and Minister of Environment and Natural Resources. He is currently the chief advisor in the Georgian Embassy in Berlin, Germany.
In 2002-2008, Khokrishvili worked at Potsdam University in different positions, including expert and project manager for programs funded by the German government.
President of Georgia, Giorgi Margvelashvili has already appointed Khokrishvili as the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to the Federal Republic of Germany.
According to President's press service, Mr. Khokrishvili will take office on January 8, 2018.
Prime Minister Kvirikashvili has sent another decree to President Margvelashvili regarding an appointment for Georgia’s ambassador to Geneva-based UN agencies.