Nikola Gruevski

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Date of Birth: 08/31/1970

Age: 46

Place of birth: Skopje

Nationality: Macedonia


The leader of the coalition "For Better Macedonia" and the chairman of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization - Democratic Party for Macedonian National Unity (VMRO-DPMNE) won a landslide victory in parliamentary elections, became prime minister.

Nikola Gruevski was born on August 31, 1970 in Skopje. He has diplomas Faculty of Economics of the University "Kliment Ohridski" in Bitola and London Securities Institute. In the mid-90s he began his political career by joining the ranks of the conservative VMRO-DPMNE. Already in 1999 he was appointed Minister of Finance. Up until 2002, only successfully performed his duties. Despite the lack of work experience, Gruevski failed to conduct a brilliant reform of the financial system, after which he was recognized as the best finance minister of Macedonia for all time the existence of the republic. After the defeat of VMRO-DPMNE in the parliamentary elections in 2002, Gruevski became a member of parliament. In 2003 he was elected chairman of VMRO-DPMNE.

Prime Minister of Macedonia is divorced, has no children. It noted sharp wit, energy and organizational talent.

In his youth, the future prime minister was involved in boxing. Now Gruevski can be seen on the basketball court.