Tornike Zirakishvili

Tornike Zirakishvili

Deputy CEO, Enterprise Georgia/Invest in Georgia - GEORGIA

For the past five years, Tornike Zirakishvili has worked on leading positions within the agencies under the realm of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development, including the positions of Deputy Director of Enterprise Georgia and First Deputy Head of Georgian National Tourism Administration. Previously, he has also worked for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia. In his position as Deputy Director of Enterprise Georgia, he oversee three strategic directions: › Export Promotion – co-financing of business relations development activities, improving competiveness and capacity building components; › Foreign Direct Investment Attraction (Invest in Georgia) – investor targeting, value proposition development, local support, promotion and aftercare; › Strategic Development and Communications – international and donor coordination, service and call center, PR and marketing Throughout his carrier, Tornike have worked on various strategic documents, action plans, and development tools for the various economic sectors of Georgia. Has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Also a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of West Georgia (USA).

All Sessions by Tornike Zirakishvili

Day 1 - FDI April 12, 2021
8:30 am - 9:00 am

GEORGIA: A Pleasure Doing Business


In this presentation, the speaker will mainly talk about business climate of Georgia and how foreign investors can benefit from investing in Georgia. The focal issues discussed within the presentation will be as follow: 1. Why Georgia might be interesting for foreign investors – key competitive advantages 2. Country Profile 3. Georgia in international Rankings 4. Free Trade Agreements 5. Overview of Educational Systems and Labor Force Market 6. Competitiveness of Operation Costs 7. Tax System 8. Government Support Tools