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Pavel Filip (born 10 April 1966 in Pănăşeşti) is a Moldovan politician who was Prime Minister of Moldova from 2016 to 2019. 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.[1]

Pavel Filip
Pavel Filip (11322438465) cropped.jpg
12th Prime Minister of Moldova
In office
20 January 2016 – 8 June 2019
PresidentNicolae Timofti
Igor Dodon
Preceded byValeriu Streleț
Gheorghe Brega (Acting)
Succeeded byMaia Sandu
Minister of Informational Technologies and Communications
In office
14 January 2011 – 20 January 2016
PresidentMarian Lupu (acting)
Nicolae Timofti
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 53)
Pănășești, Moldavian SSR, Soviet Union (now Moldova)
Political partyDemocratic Party
Other political
affiliations
Alliance for European
Integration
(2009–2013)
Pro-European Coalition
(2013–2015)
Political Alliance for a
European Moldova
(2015)
Alliance for European
Integration III
(2015–present)
Spouse(s)Tatiana Filip
Children2 sons
Alma materTechnical University of Moldova

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.[2]

According to the polls made in 2019 related to the most respected politicians of the Republic of Moldova, Pavel Filip has only 3,5% of trust. In other polls he is placed at the fourth position [3][4][5][6] and fifth position. [7]

ReferenceEdit

  1. ^ Pavel Filip, Minister of Informational Technologies and Communications Archived 2011-08-12 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Guvernul Filip: interese, averi şi afaceri
  3. ^ "Partidele care ar ajunge in legislativ daca duminica viitoare ar avea loc alegeri parlamentare. Top trei politicieni care se bucura de cea mai mare incredere. Sondaj iData", protv.md, retrieved February 13, 2019
  4. ^ "SONDAJ // Câte mandate de deputat ar obține PSRM, „ACUM" și PD în cricumscripția națională: Partidul Șor, la limită. Cei mai mulți respondenți optează pentru vectorul „Pro Moldova"", Ziarulnational.md/sondaj-cate-mandate-de-deputat-ar-obtine-psrm-acum-si-pd-in-cricumscriptia-nationala-partidul-sor-la-limita/, retrieved February 13, 2019
  5. ^ "Sondaj BOP: Cei mai apreciați politicieni din Republica Moldova", UNIMEDIA, retrieved February 13, 2019
  6. ^ "Top trei politicieni în care moldovenii au cea mai mare încredere – sondaj", noi.md, retrieved February 13, 2019
  7. ^ "Sondaj: Cine sunt politicienii în care moldovenii au cea mai mare încredere", stiri.md, retrieved February 13, 2019
Political offices
Preceded by
Gheorghe Brega
Acting
Prime Minister of Moldova
2016–2019
Succeeded by
Maia Sandu