Ministry of Finance (Lithuania)

The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania (Lithuanian: Lietuvos Respublikos finansų ministerija) is a government department of the Republic of Lithuania. Its operations are authorized by the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania, decrees issued by the President and Prime Minister, and laws passed by the Seimas (Parliament). Its mission is to formulate and implement an effective policy of public finance in order to ensure the country's macroeconomic stability and economic development.[3] The current head of the Ministry is Gintarė Skaistė.

Ministry of Finance
Finansų ministerija
(in Lithuanian)
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Ministry overview
Formed17 January 1990; 33 years ago (1990-01-17)
JurisdictionGovernment of Lithuania
HeadquartersLukiškių 2, Naujamiestis,
01108 Vilnius
Employees415 permanent employees
(January 2021)[1]
Annual budget€1.854 billion (2021)[2]
Minister responsible
Websitefinmin.lrv.lt
Map
54°41′33.8″N 25°16′4.7″E / 54.692722°N 25.267972°E / 54.692722; 25.267972

MinistersEdit

  Democratic Labour Party   Farmers and Greens Union   Homeland Union   Social Democratic Party   Independent

Ministry of Finance
Term Minister Party Cabinet Office
Start date End date Time in office
1 Romualdas Sikorskis
(1926-1997)
Independent Prunskienė 17 January 1990 10 January 1991 358 days
2 Romualdas Sikorskis
(1926-1997)
Independent Šimėnas 10 January 1991 13 January 1991 3 days
3 Elvyra Janina Kunevičienė
(born 1939)
Homeland Union Vagnorius 13 January 1991 21 July 1992 1 year, 190 days
4 Audrius Misevičius
(born 1959)
Independent Abišala 21 July 1992 17 December 1992 149 days
5 Eduardas Vilkelis
(1936-2012)
Independent Lubys 17 December 1992 31 March 1993 104 days
6 Eduardas Vilkelis
(1936-2012)
Independent Šleževičius 31 March 1993 10 February 1995 1 year, 316 days
7 Vytautas Einoris
(1930-2019)
Democratic Labour Party 10 February 1995 19 March 1996 1 year, 38 days
8 Algimantas Križinauskas
(born 1958)
Independent Stankevičius 19 March 1996 10 December 1996 266 days
9 Rolandas Matiliauskas
(born 1967)
Independent Vagnorius 10 December 1996 3 February 1997 55 days
10 Algirdas Šemeta
(born 1962)
Independent 19 February 1997 10 June 1999 2 years, 111 days
11 Jonas Lionginas
(born 1956)
Independent Paksas 10 June 1999 11 November 1999 154 days
12 Vytautas Dudėnas
(born 1937)
Homeland Union Kubilius 11 November 1999 9 November 2000 365 days
13 Jonas Lionginas
(born 1956)
Independent Paksas 9 November 2000 12 July 2001 245 days
14 Dalia Grybauskaitė
(born 1956)
Independent Brazauskas 12 July 2001 30 April 2004 2 years, 293 days
15 Algirdas Butkevičius
(born 1958)
Social Democratic Party 4 May 2004 14 December 2004 224 days
16 Algirdas Butkevičius
(born 1958)
Social Democratic Party Brazauskas 14 December 2004 14 May 2005 151 days
17 Zigmantas Balčytis
(born 1953)
Social Democratic Party 18 July 2005 18 July 2006 1 year, 0 days
18 Zigmantas Balčytis
(born 1953)
Social Democratic Party Kirkilas 18 July 2006 16 May 2007 302 days
19 Rimantas Šadžius
(born 1960)
Social Democratic Party 16 May 2007 9 December 2008 1 year, 207 days
20 Algirdas Šemeta
(born 1962)
Independent Kubilius 9 December 2008 30 June 2009 203 days
21 Ingrida Šimonytė
(born 1974)
Independent 3 July 2009 13 December 2012 3 years, 163 days
22 Rimantas Šadžius
(born 1960)
Social Democratic Party Butkevičius 13 December 2012 15 June 2016 3 years, 185 days
23 Rasa Budbergytė
(born 1960)
Social Democratic Party 23 June 2016 13 December 2016 173 days
24 Vilius Šapoka
(born 1978)
Farmers and Greens Union Skvernelis 13 December 2016 11 December 2020 3 years, 364 days
25 Gintarė Skaistė
(born 1981)
Homeland Union Šimonytė 11 December 2020 Incumbent 2 years, 47 days

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lietuvos Respublikos finansų ministerija employees (insured) on January 6th, 2021
  2. ^ Lithuanian budget for 2021
  3. ^ "Lietuvos Respublikos finansų ministerija". finmin.lrv.lt.