Executive Board

The Board of Directors is the senior governing body of the Open Society Georgia Foundation. The Board is composed of eminent and distinguished citizens with different ethnic, political and professional backgrounds and expertise in diverse fields such as media, finance, academia, culture, etc.

The Board, headed by the Chairman, is made up of seven members elected for a two-year long renewable term. 


Giorgi Chkheidze
Head of the Board

Lawyer, Deputy Head of East-West Management Institute (EWMI)
Judicial Independence and Legal Empowerment Project (JILEP) 

Gia Bazghadze
Board Member

Professional Services Adviser, Country Managing Partner of Ernst & Young Georgia


Giorgi Gogia
Board Member

Senior Researcher, Human Rights Watch, Europe and Central Asia Division.

Marina Vashakmadze
Board member

Journalist, Head of Radio Liberty Tbilisi Bureau


Nino Lezhava
Board Member

Lawyer , Director at Heinrich Boell Foundation/ South Caucasus Regionla Office 








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