Ms. Maia Melikidze

Ms. Maia Melikidze
Commissioner at Georgian National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission

Maia Melikidze is an executive MBA graduate from Harvard University in the field of Global Strategic Management. Furthermore, she has academic education in International Economic Relations; and International Corporate Law. Currently she holds a position of a commissioner at Georgian National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission. In 2016-2017 Ms .Melikidze occupied a position of an economic adviser to the fourth President of Georgia Mr. Giorgi Margvelashvili.
Before, she gained twelve year experience of working in a private sector: International Audit Company “Ernst & Young” as a senior auditor; JSC Bank of Georgia – Tax Analyst; JSC Liberty Bank – Head of National Bank of Georgia and IFRS audit cooperation department.
Simultaneously Ms Melikidze is involved in educational process. She provides lectures on financial literacy and attraction of investments for students at Ilia State University; in addition she is an associated professor and a member of the academic council at Business and Technology University, which ensures unique educational expertise by integrating business into technology and making innovations. She supports Silicon Valley Tbilisi and works hard in order Georgia to become an exporter of education in the region.
Ms Melikidze is an author of several publications at Forbes focusing on diminishing unemployment and ensuring economic growth as well as Involvement of Finance Institutions in mobilizing of public wealth. Moreover, Ms Melikidze is an author of publication “Renewable Energy potential and its Utilization in Georgia” at the Journal of Environmental Science and Renewable Resources. In 2019 she wrote a book Methodological and Conceptual Basis for Energy Development in Georgia. Currently Ms Melikidze is working on PhD Renewable Energy Resources and its impact on Business.