Mr. Chelidze is the Head of the Analytical Department at the Partnership Fund. From 2010 to 2013, Mr. Chelidze was the Executive Director and the Head of the Board at the National Statistics Office of Georgia. Over the past 10 years he worked at a number of public institutions, including the Parliament of Georgia, the Aministration of the President of Georgia and the National Bank of Georgia. Mr. Chelidze was Deputy Minister of Finance (2009-2010) and the Deputy Minister of Economy (2005-2006). He holds an MA Degree in Public Finance Management from the National Graduate Institute of Political Studies (GRIPS, Japan) and is the author of several research papers.