Is the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia. He is a graduate of Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, where he studied in International Law. Mr. Zalkaliani has held the diplomatic rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary since 2007. He was Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, Department of International Organizations, Division of European. Mr. Zalkaliani was the Permanent Representative of Georgia to OSCE and International Organizations in Vienna. Furthermore, he served as an Ambassador of Georgia to the United States, Mexico, Canada, the Republics of Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and the Republic of Belarus. He served as an Executive Director of the Levan Mikeladze Foundation (2015-2016).