Prior to joining the Georgian Co-Investment Fund as a CEO, Mr. Bachiashvili served as a deputy CEO at the Partnership Fund and was in charge of the transformation process of the Fund into the Sovereign Wealth Fund of Georgia. Before that, Mr. Bachiashvili held the position of Chief Financial Officer at Unicor Management Company where he was responsible for financial planning, the management and monitoring of holding companies on a group level, and the sell side M&A of companies under management of the group. Of note, he led the sale of six companies in four sectors of the Russian economy (banking, agriculture, real estate and pharmaceutical retail) with a total value in excess of USD 1.5bn. In addition, Mr. Bachiashvili has accumulated a broad range of experience in the management and financial sectors. In particular, in his career to date, he has held various positions at Booz & Company, Abu Dhabi Group Georgia and Bank of Georgia. Mr. Bachiashvili holds a BBA degree in Finance from Caucasus University, and an MBA degree from INSEAD.