President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky assigned Mikheil Saakashvili to the post of Head of Executive Committee of Reforms. This is mentioned in the decree released on the website of the head of the state.
"I sincerely congratulate Mikheil Nikolozovich (Saakashvili, - 112 Intrernational) on a new responsible challenge. I believe he can give an impetus to the National Reforms Council and wil be instrumental in bringing important changes in the country's life", the President commented on the official's appointment.
The mentioned presidential decree also puts Oleksandr Olshansky second in charge in the Executive Committee of Reforms of Ukraine, that is, Saakashvili's deputy.
The document also provides changes to another decree that regulates the single state politics of reforms in Ukraine, provision of the work of the National Council of Reforms and Executive Committee of Reforms.
Previously, the Ukrainian Parliament considered an option to appoint Saakashvili to a post in the government, namely the Vice Prime Minister.