Lasha Darsalia

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Georgia, 2018 - present

First Deputy State Minister for Reconciliation and Civic Equity of Georgia, 2017 – 2018

Head of the Department, Intelligence Service of Georgia, 2016-2017

Invited lecturer:

Ilia State University, 2010 – 2012, 2014 - present

International Black Sea University – 2015 – present

Director of the Department of Security and Analytics, Office of the National Security Council of Georgia, 2009 - 2016

Chief Advisor, Department of Analysis & Communication, Office of the National Security Council of Georgia, 2008 – 2009

South Caucasus Projects Coordinator, LINKS – London Information Network on Conflicts & State-building, 2005 – 2006

Representative in Armenia, LINKS - London Information Network on Conflicts & State-building, 2004 – 2005

Representative in Azerbaijan, LINKS - London Information Network on Conflicts & State-building, 2004 – 2005

Analyst, Caucasus LINKS, 2002 – 2004

Researcher, Defense and Security Analytic Research Group, 2000 – 2001

EDUCATION

International Relations – University of Essex (Colchester, UK) – Master of Arts        2006-2007

International Relations – Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia) – Master’s Diploma    2001-2003

International Relations – Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia) – Bachelor’s Diploma    1997-2001

Family

Spouse and two children