Pavel Filip

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Pavel Filip
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12th Prime Minister of Moldova
Assumed office
20 January 2016
PresidentNicolae Timofti
Igor Dodon
Preceded byGheorghe Brega (Acting)
Minister of Informational Technologies and Communications
In office
14 January 2011 – 20 January 2016
Prime MinisterVlad Filat
Iurie Leancă
Chiril Gaburici
Natalia Gherman (Acting)
Valeriu Streleț
Gheorghe Brega (Acting)
Preceded byAlexandru Oleinic
Succeeded byVasile Botnari
Personal details
Born (1966-04-10) 10 April 1966 (age 52)
Pănășești, Moldavian SSR, Soviet Union (now Moldova)
Political partyDemocratic Party
Other political
Alliance for European
Pro-European Coalition
Political Alliance for a
European Moldova
Alliance for European
Integration III
Spouse(s)Tatiana Filip
Children2 sons
Alma materTechnical University of Moldova

Pavel Filip (born 10 April 1966 in Pănășești) is a Moldovan politician who currently serves as Prime Minister of Moldova (since 20 January 2016).[1] He previously served as the Minister of Informational Technologies and Communications of Moldova from 2011 until January 2016. Since 2010 Filip is member of the Democratic Party of Moldova.[2]

From 2001 to 2008 he was director of "Bucuria" factory, and before that, for ten years he also worked in that firm. Later, in 2008, he became the director of the factory "Tutun-CTC", a position held until his appointment as minister in 2011.

He is married to Tatiana Filip, and has two sons, Iulian and Dumitru.[3]


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Political offices
Preceded by
Gheorghe Brega
Prime Minister of Moldova