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Board Members

GEA’s activities are governed by the Board of Members with the chairmanship of the President of the Association. The number of members of the board is determined by the General Assembly for fthairyears.
A person may also be elected as a board member if he/she does not attend the meeting if his written consent is to be elected as a board member.

Mr. Elguja Meladze

Board Status - President

emeladze@tuv-georgia.ge

Management Systems” Ltd was established in 2005 to undertake consulting activities for implementation of different international standards. From its inception the company has carried out many successful projects and gained valued partners. As a result of its consultancy, more than 200 local companies have been awarded certificates according to different international standards by TÜV SÜD Management Service GmbH.

Experienced staff of the company is delivering qualified consultancy to the organizations engaged in different business sectors such as heavy industry, construction, food and feed production, service and others.

Service of “Management Systems” Ltd includes elaborating of document system related to different standards and systems requirements, staff training, conducting internal audits and others.

“Management Systems” Ltd is the official partner of German Certification Body TÜV SÜD Management Service GmbH in Georgia

Mrs. Nino Abramishvili

Board Member

Ninoabn.abramishvili@schuchmann-wines.com

Is an ultra-premium winery specializing in famous indigenous Georgian grape varieties. It was founded in 2008 by Schuchmann family in a very center of Georgian wine growing zone in Tsinandali. Having travelled to many countries in his life and being a wine buff for years, Schuchmann decided to set up a wine business in Georgia. He has been to Georgia already as a student and he knew about the beauty of the country, the hospitality of the people and the potential of the soils. SWG joined traditional Georgian wine making practices with German ingenuity to produce age-worthy and memorable wines.

The French concept of Château is at the heart of Georgian wine making process. Burkhard Schuchmann and longtime winemaker Giorgi Dakishvili follow the belief that in order to produce quality wine, the varietals planted must match the vineyard’s soil composition, sun and wind exposure, and overall micro-climate. SWG produces wines out of three distinct vineyard sites Napareuli, Tsinandali, Kindzmarauli. their flagship wines, Saperavi, Rkatsiteli, Kisi, Kindzmarauli, Mtsvane and the Cabernet Sauvignon are produced from an indigenous grape varieties cultivated in a specific micro zones of Kakheti at the winery location. Currently, they grow eight varieties at thair three vineyards with the best site-specific methods. They  have consistency and are able to maintain style every year because of this dedicated concept of only growing thair grape varietals where they grow best.

Besides they are host of every traveler at thairChâteau in Kakheti by offering to thairpreferred guest’s exclusive service of wine and gastronomic tourism. Behind the doors to each winery you’ll find friendly staff, stylish and relaxed tasting rooms and a wide range of wines to sample. Here, you can experience the life of a winery. Sample rare vintages, special Reserves, new releases, or small batch specialties, many only available at the winery.

Mr. Zurab Agladze

Board Member

Mrs. Maia Bibilauri

Board Member

maya.bibilauri@btl-company.ge

BTL is Inbound and Outbound travel company based in Georgia, specializing in MICE, Business Travel and PCO.

BTL – Business Travel Leisure.

Incoming and Outgoing travel company based in Georgia (member of BTL Group with BTL Ukraine), specializing in MICE [Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events], Business Tourism and Leisure.

BTL hosts MICE and leisure groups in Georgia, and also individuals in some cases, through B2B connections.

We operate with corporate clients in Georgia for outbound travel as well.

Our ticketing and booking services are provided to individual travelers from Georgia as well.

BTL team is very operative and professional. The primary objective of the company is to hold on the individual approach to every client and every case. First and foremost is meeting the specific needs of the customer, delivering the requested type and level of service. 

Mrs. Irma Daushvili

Board Member

irma@dio.ge

LTD “DIO”’s history began 25 years ago, at the year 1996. Started out with zero capital and now holds the leading position in the field in the local market.

Starting with producing nothing but blinds, the business has evolved into a factory with state-of-the-art technology, and has expanded into producing up to 70 products, such as metal and aluminum doors and windows, interior and exterior sun protection and shading systems, gate automation and industrial.

 “DIO” constantly engaged in costumer sales and systematically introduces new, innovative products in order to meet the market demands and offer it all to Georgian consumers.

 “DIO”’s products have a wide range of customers, both individual consumers and various leading organizations operating in Georgia.

The company has a fairly long chain of values ranging from raw material selection, import, warehousing, manufacturing, installation and after-sales service. Customers have the opportunity to be comfortable and innovative, both indoors and outdoors.

Today the company owns: Enterprise, Show Room, 5 branches: Tbilisi (Digomi; Saburtalo), Telavi, Kutaisi, Batumi and a well-organized dealer network, which is widely represented throughout Georgia.

“DIO” holds the Georgian Quality Mark and International Quality Management Standard ISO 9001: 2008; ISO 9001: 2015; ISO 9001 : 2018 certificates for several years.

emeladze@tuv-georgia.ge

Management Systems” Ltd was established in 2005 to undertake consulting activities for implementation of different international standards. From its inception the company has carried out many successful projects and gained valued partners. As a result of its consultancy, more than 200 local companies have been awarded certificates according to different international standards by TÜV SÜD Management Service GmbH.

Experienced staff of the company is delivering qualified consultancy to the organizations engaged in different business sectors such as heavy industry, construction, food and feed production, service and others.

Service of “Management Systems” Ltd includes elaborating of document system related to different standards and systems requirements, staff training, conducting internal audits and others.

“Management Systems” Ltd is the official partner of German Certification Body TÜV SÜD Management Service GmbH in Georgia

Ninoabn.abramishvili@schuchmann-wines.com

Is an ultra-premium winery specializing in famous indigenous Georgian grape varieties. It was founded in 2008 by Schuchmann family in a very center of Georgian wine growing zone in Tsinandali. Having travelled to many countries in his life and being a wine buff for years, Schuchmann decided to set up a wine business in Georgia. He has been to Georgia already as a student and he knew about the beauty of the country, the hospitality of the people and the potential of the soils. SWG joined traditional Georgian wine making practices with German ingenuity to produce age-worthy and memorable wines.

The French concept of Château is at the heart of Georgian wine making process. Burkhard Schuchmann and longtime winemaker Giorgi Dakishvili follow the belief that in order to produce quality wine, the varietals planted must match the vineyard’s soil composition, sun and wind exposure, and overall micro-climate. SWG produces wines out of three distinct vineyard sites Napareuli, Tsinandali, Kindzmarauli. their flagship wines, Saperavi, Rkatsiteli, Kisi, Kindzmarauli, Mtsvane and the Cabernet Sauvignon are produced from an indigenous grape varieties cultivated in a specific micro zones of Kakheti at the winery location. Currently, they grow eight varieties at thair three vineyards with the best site-specific methods. They  have consistency and are able to maintain style every year because of this dedicated concept of only growing thair grape varietals where they grow best.

Besides they are host of every traveler at thairChâteau in Kakheti by offering to thairpreferred guest’s exclusive service of wine and gastronomic tourism. Behind the doors to each winery you’ll find friendly staff, stylish and relaxed tasting rooms and a wide range of wines to sample. Here, you can experience the life of a winery. Sample rare vintages, special Reserves, new releases, or small batch specialties, many only available at the winery.

maya.bibilauri@btl-company.ge

BTL is Inbound and Outbound travel company based in Georgia, specializing in MICE, Business Travel and PCO.

BTL – Business Travel Leisure.

Incoming and Outgoing travel company based in Georgia (member of BTL Group with BTL Ukraine), specializing in MICE [Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events], Business Tourism and Leisure.

BTL hosts MICE and leisure groups in Georgia, and also individuals in some cases, through B2B connections.

We operate with corporate clients in Georgia for outbound travel as well.

Our ticketing and booking services are provided to individual travelers from Georgia as well.

BTL team is very operative and professional. The primary objective of the company is to hold on the individual approach to every client and every case. First and foremost is meeting the specific needs of the customer, delivering the requested type and level of service. 

irma@dio.ge

LTD “DIO”’s history began 25 years ago, at the year 1996. Started out with zero capital and now holds the leading position in the field in the local market.

Starting with producing nothing but blinds, the business has evolved into a factory with state-of-the-art technology, and has expanded into producing up to 70 products, such as metal and aluminum doors and windows, interior and exterior sun protection and shading systems, gate automation and industrial.

 “DIO” constantly engaged in costumer sales and systematically introduces new, innovative products in order to meet the market demands and offer it all to Georgian consumers.

 “DIO”’s products have a wide range of customers, both individual consumers and various leading organizations operating in Georgia.

The company has a fairly long chain of values ranging from raw material selection, import, warehousing, manufacturing, installation and after-sales service. Customers have the opportunity to be comfortable and innovative, both indoors and outdoors.

Today the company owns: Enterprise, Show Room, 5 branches: Tbilisi (Digomi; Saburtalo), Telavi, Kutaisi, Batumi and a well-organized dealer network, which is widely represented throughout Georgia.

“DIO” holds the Georgian Quality Mark and International Quality Management Standard ISO 9001: 2008; ISO 9001: 2015; ISO 9001 : 2018 certificates for several years.

Mr. Malkhaz Kurtanidze

Board member

Malkhaz.Kurtanidze@aversi.ge

Construction of the Georgian pharmaceutical enterprise – “Aversi-Rational” started in 2002 and was fully implemented with the participation of European experts.

“Aversi-Rational” is a large pharmaceutical enterprise of European standards, producing safe, effective and affordable products of high quality, creating stable jobs and expanding production, which is linked to the growth of demand on the product.

Certification - GMP EU, ISO 9001, ISO 17025, GMP EAEU, GMP GEO

Mr. Mehmet Melek

Board Member

mehmet.melek@beko.com.ge

Story of Beko starts in 1955, as white goods were just becoming a fixture in every household. Since then, it has grown into Europe’s favourite freestanding home appliance brand.

Over the past two decades, thay have focused on innovation to make thair customers’ lives more convenient and healthier. The ease of use and practical technologies of thair products has made us the fastest growing brand in the European market.

Mr. Ioseb Nibladze

Board Member

s.nibladze@hualing.ge

Due to the attractive investment and business environment, strategic geographical position, easy accessibility to the regional and European markets and other various competitive advantages of the country of Georgia, Hualing Group made a decision to establish Hualing Free Industrial Zone in the second highest populated city of Kutaisi, Georgia on the territory, owned by the company.

The project met big support of Georgian Government and in 2009, the Memorandum on the establishment of Free Industrial Zone in Kutaisi was signed between Hualing Group and the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia. In accordance with the resolution of Georgian Government, in 2015 ‘Hualing Kutaisi Free Indusrial Zone” has obtained an official status of Free Industrial Zone and has commenced its fully functional operations.

Hualing Kutaisi FIZ covers the territory of 36 hectares and it represents an important connecting hub between Tbilisi (capital of Georgia) and Black Sea Ports of Poti and Batumi. With its convenient transportation infrastructure, such as rail, road, ports and air transport, Hualing Kutaisi FIZ can serve as an industrial, logistics and trading hub within the Black & Caspian Sea region.

Currently, there are five enterprises operating in Hualing free industrial zone: wood processing, furniture production, stone processing, metal constructions and mattresses production. Kutaisi FIZ is ready to welcome all potential investors’ projects

Mr. Ramaz Pholadashvili

Board Member

rpoladishvili@gmail.com

Located in the heart of Tbilisi, Shota Rustaveli boutique hotel can boast a truly distinctive, unique style and concept. Modern, stylish and exquisite design gives this place a special touch of elegance and feeling of comfort and harmony. Wood-dominated interior and pastel colors creates laid-back atmosphere and makes you feel home away from home. The décor also includes some other raw natural materials like leather, iron and granite that gives an additional grace to the interior design. The hotel is just few steps away from Rustaveli Avenue, but guests can still feel very cozy and comfortable thanks to a quiet street across the avenue. Here you will find all the amenities and pleasures, that boutique hotel can offer. Gourmands will also be very happy here- the hotel’s restaurant, Melograno has one of the best cuisines in the city where you will enjoy various culinary delights. Refined style, enchanting food and highly personalized, top-quality service will make ythairstay here unforgettable.

Mr. Ilia Shikhashvili

Board Member

ilia@mixori.com

Brewery “Zedazeni” is the third beer & beverages factory that thairgroup has created and it is truly the perfect one. It is equipped by the most ultramodern equipment, which is manufactured by the best European producers. Filling lines (glass bottles, PET, aluminum cans, Kegs) and carbonated soft drinks mixing plant come from Germany’s top of the list producer – KHS. No second hand equipment, no low - grade analogues – only the first class European machinery. Everywhere along the production cycle the products and raw materials come in contact only with the highest quality stainless steel. Electronic measuring & controlling equipment safeguard the processes from human mistake. You can hardly find such kind of perfect production facilities,  even in Western Europe.

Malkhaz.Kurtanidze@aversi.ge

Construction of the Georgian pharmaceutical enterprise – “Aversi-Rational” started in 2002 and was fully implemented with the participation of European experts.

“Aversi-Rational” is a large pharmaceutical enterprise of European standards, producing safe, effective and affordable products of high quality, creating stable jobs and expanding production, which is linked to the growth of demand on the product.

Certification - GMP EU, ISO 9001, ISO 17025, GMP EAEU, GMP GEO

mehmet.melek@beko.com.ge

Story of Beko starts in 1955, as white goods were just becoming a fixture in every household. Since then, it has grown into Europe’s favourite freestanding home appliance brand.

Over the past two decades, thay have focused on innovation to make thair customers’ lives more convenient and healthier. The ease of use and practical technologies of thair products has made us the fastest growing brand in the European market.

s.nibladze@hualing.ge

Due to the attractive investment and business environment, strategic geographical position, easy accessibility to the regional and European markets and other various competitive advantages of the country of Georgia, Hualing Group made a decision to establish Hualing Free Industrial Zone in the second highest populated city of Kutaisi, Georgia on the territory, owned by the company.

The project met big support of Georgian Government and in 2009, the Memorandum on the establishment of Free Industrial Zone in Kutaisi was signed between Hualing Group and the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia. In accordance with the resolution of Georgian Government, in 2015 ‘Hualing Kutaisi Free Indusrial Zone” has obtained an official status of Free Industrial Zone and has commenced its fully functional operations.

Hualing Kutaisi FIZ covers the territory of 36 hectares and it represents an important connecting hub between Tbilisi (capital of Georgia) and Black Sea Ports of Poti and Batumi. With its convenient transportation infrastructure, such as rail, road, ports and air transport, Hualing Kutaisi FIZ can serve as an industrial, logistics and trading hub within the Black & Caspian Sea region.

Currently, there are five enterprises operating in Hualing free industrial zone: wood processing, furniture production, stone processing, metal constructions and mattresses production. Kutaisi FIZ is ready to welcome all potential investors’ projects

rpoladishvili@gmail.com

Located in the heart of Tbilisi, Shota Rustaveli boutique hotel can boast a truly distinctive, unique style and concept. Modern, stylish and exquisite design gives this place a special touch of elegance and feeling of comfort and harmony. Wood-dominated interior and pastel colors creates laid-back atmosphere and makes you feel home away from home. The décor also includes some other raw natural materials like leather, iron and granite that gives an additional grace to the interior design. The hotel is just few steps away from Rustaveli Avenue, but guests can still feel very cozy and comfortable thanks to a quiet street across the avenue. Here you will find all the amenities and pleasures, that boutique hotel can offer. Gourmands will also be very happy here- the hotel’s restaurant, Melograno has one of the best cuisines in the city where you will enjoy various culinary delights. Refined style, enchanting food and highly personalized, top-quality service will make ythairstay here unforgettable.

ilia@mixori.com

Brewery “Zedazeni” is the third beer & beverages factory that thairgroup has created and it is truly the perfect one. It is equipped by the most ultramodern equipment, which is manufactured by the best European producers. Filling lines (glass bottles, PET, aluminum cans, Kegs) and carbonated soft drinks mixing plant come from Germany’s top of the list producer – KHS. No second hand equipment, no low - grade analogues – only the first class European machinery. Everywhere along the production cycle the products and raw materials come in contact only with the highest quality stainless steel. Electronic measuring & controlling equipment safeguard the processes from human mistake. You can hardly find such kind of perfect production facilities,  even in Western Europe.

Malkhaz.Kurtanidze@aversi.ge

Construction of the Georgian pharmaceutical enterprise – “Aversi-Rational” started in 2002 and was fully implemented with the participation of European experts.

“Aversi-Rational” is a large pharmaceutical enterprise of European standards, producing safe, effective and affordable products of high quality, creating stable jobs and expanding production, which is linked to the growth of demand on the product.

Certification - GMP EU, ISO 9001, ISO 17025, GMP EAEU, GMP GEO

mehmet.melek@beko.com.ge

Story of Beko starts in 1955, as white goods were just becoming a fixture in every household. Since then, it has grown into Europe’s favourite freestanding home appliance brand.

Over the past two decades, thay have focused on innovation to make thair customers’ lives more convenient and healthier. The ease of use and practical technologies of thair products has made us the fastest growing brand in the European market.

s.nibladze@hualing.ge

Due to the attractive investment and business environment, strategic geographical position, easy accessibility to the regional and European markets and other various competitive advantages of the country of Georgia, Hualing Group made a decision to establish Hualing Free Industrial Zone in the second highest populated city of Kutaisi, Georgia on the territory, owned by the company.

The project met big support of Georgian Government and in 2009, the Memorandum on the establishment of Free Industrial Zone in Kutaisi was signed between Hualing Group and the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia. In accordance with the resolution of Georgian Government, in 2015 ‘Hualing Kutaisi Free Indusrial Zone” has obtained an official status of Free Industrial Zone and has commenced its fully functional operations.

Hualing Kutaisi FIZ covers the territory of 36 hectares and it represents an important connecting hub between Tbilisi (capital of Georgia) and Black Sea Ports of Poti and Batumi. With its convenient transportation infrastructure, such as rail, road, ports and air transport, Hualing Kutaisi FIZ can serve as an industrial, logistics and trading hub within the Black & Caspian Sea region.

Currently, there are five enterprises operating in Hualing free industrial zone: wood processing, furniture production, stone processing, metal constructions and mattresses production. Kutaisi FIZ is ready to welcome all potential investors’ projects

rpoladishvili@gmail.com

Located in the heart of Tbilisi, Shota Rustaveli boutique hotel can boast a truly distinctive, unique style and concept. Modern, stylish and exquisite design gives this place a special touch of elegance and feeling of comfort and harmony. Wood-dominated interior and pastel colors creates laid-back atmosphere and makes you feel home away from home. The décor also includes some other raw natural materials like leather, iron and granite that gives an additional grace to the interior design. The hotel is just few steps away from Rustaveli Avenue, but guests can still feel very cozy and comfortable thanks to a quiet street across the avenue. Here you will find all the amenities and pleasures, that boutique hotel can offer. Gourmands will also be very happy here- the hotel’s restaurant, Melograno has one of the best cuisines in the city where you will enjoy various culinary delights. Refined style, enchanting food and highly personalized, top-quality service will make ythairstay here unforgettable.

ilia@mixori.com

Brewery “Zedazeni” is the third beer & beverages factory that thairgroup has created and it is truly the perfect one. It is equipped by the most ultramodern equipment, which is manufactured by the best European producers. Filling lines (glass bottles, PET, aluminum cans, Kegs) and carbonated soft drinks mixing plant come from Germany’s top of the list producer – KHS. No second hand equipment, no low - grade analogues – only the first class European machinery. Everywhere along the production cycle the products and raw materials come in contact only with the highest quality stainless steel. Electronic measuring & controlling equipment safeguard the processes from human mistake. You can hardly find such kind of perfect production facilities,  even in Western Europe.

Mr. Shalva Tskhakaia

Board member

stskhakaia@glcc.ge

GLCC aims to help businesses in Georgia with the complex legal environment, introduces the modern standards of legal assistance in Georgia, establishes the law firm which puts the clients’ interests first.

 To meet the goals they are guided by the following principles of service:

  • GLCC offers individual approach to each client, focused on satisfying client’s needs.
  • lient is always right.
  • GLCC acknowledges the problems of its client as its own priority, and uses all the legal resources to solve it.
  • Thairapproach is finding cost-effective and timely solutions.
  • Client may request and receive the information about the status of his case at any time, also about the working time spent on the case.
  • Pleasant environment in the office and in the relationships.
  • Client is informed about the expectations from thairlaw firm and about the exact services.
  • Attorney may not guarantee the result of the case.
  • The service price and the calculation formula should be known to the client beforehand.

 Company may terminate client service as agreed between the partners, only if :

  • Client violates the contract terms, including payment terms.
  • Client jeopardizes thairpublic image and name.
  • It is against the ethics code or firm’s interests.

Mr. Giorgi Khabashvili

Board Member

g.khabashvili@goodwill.ge

’GOODWILL’’- The first hypermarket chain in Georgia. Offering comfortable shopping experience, wide range of products and exercising continuous control over the quality of products. It is distinguished by its delicious meals, meat products and confectionery. GOODWILL is one of the biggest importers of German, Holland, Italian, French, Bulgarian and Ukrainian food and non-food products in Georgia. GOODWILL has 300 corporate clients.

In addition Goodwill provides premium class catering and celebration service.

GOODWILL:

  • Offers up to 50 000 products
  • Has more than 300 corporate clients
  • Manufacturers up to 250 gastronomy products of its own production
  • Offers 250 pastry products
  • Offers up to 70 meat products: sausages and delicacies

Offers 30 different bread and flthairproducts

Mr. Nikoloz Khundzakishvili

Board Member

nikoloz.khundzakishvili@ge.anadoluefes.com

Company Natakhtari (JSC Lomisi) produces beer and lemonade. Natakhtari is the leader of the Georgian beer and lemonade market. The company is in export markets since 2006. Currently, beer and lemonade are exported to 21 countries. Company offers consumers 14 beer brands (Natakhtari, Karva, Kasris, Oettinger, Staropramen, Lowenbrau, including imported brands: Efes, Beck’s, Franziskaner, Stella Artois, Leffe, Hoegaarden, Corona, Miller and 2 sub brands (Natakhtari Extra and Kasris Mild) and 8 aromas of Natakhtari Lemonade.

stskhakaia@glcc.ge

GLCC aims to help businesses in Georgia with the complex legal environment, introduces the modern standards of legal assistance in Georgia, establishes the law firm which puts the clients’ interests first.

 To meet the goals they are guided by the following principles of service:

  • GLCC offers individual approach to each client, focused on satisfying client’s needs.
  • lient is always right.
  • GLCC acknowledges the problems of its client as its own priority, and uses all the legal resources to solve it.
  • Thairapproach is finding cost-effective and timely solutions.
  • Client may request and receive the information about the status of his case at any time, also about the working time spent on the case.
  • Pleasant environment in the office and in the relationships.
  • Client is informed about the expectations from thairlaw firm and about the exact services.
  • Attorney may not guarantee the result of the case.
  • The service price and the calculation formula should be known to the client beforehand.

 Company may terminate client service as agreed between the partners, only if :

  • Client violates the contract terms, including payment terms.
  • Client jeopardizes thairpublic image and name.
  • It is against the ethics code or firm’s interests.

g.khabashvili@goodwill.ge

’GOODWILL’’- The first hypermarket chain in Georgia. Offering comfortable shopping experience, wide range of products and exercising continuous control over the quality of products. It is distinguished by its delicious meals, meat products and confectionery. GOODWILL is one of the biggest importers of German, Holland, Italian, French, Bulgarian and Ukrainian food and non-food products in Georgia. GOODWILL has 300 corporate clients.

In addition Goodwill provides premium class catering and celebration service.

GOODWILL:

  • Offers up to 50 000 products
  • Has more than 300 corporate clients
  • Manufacturers up to 250 gastronomy products of its own production
  • Offers 250 pastry products
  • Offers up to 70 meat products: sausages and delicacies

Offers 30 different bread and flthairproducts

nikoloz.khundzakishvili@ge.anadoluefes.com

Company Natakhtari (JSC Lomisi) produces beer and lemonade. Natakhtari is the leader of the Georgian beer and lemonade market. The company is in export markets since 2006. Currently, beer and lemonade are exported to 21 countries. Company offers consumers 14 beer brands (Natakhtari, Karva, Kasris, Oettinger, Staropramen, Lowenbrau, including imported brands: Efes, Beck’s, Franziskaner, Stella Artois, Leffe, Hoegaarden, Corona, Miller and 2 sub brands (Natakhtari Extra and Kasris Mild) and 8 aromas of Natakhtari Lemonade.