Nino Tchelishvili is a Technical Assistance Advisor in the public financial management division of the IMF’s Fiscal Affairs Department, working on wide range of PFM topics including gender budgeting. She has been involved in capacity development missions, regional workshops, as well, as analytical work on gender budgeting. Before joining the IMF, she served as an advisor on the World Bank Board. Prior to this, she was the deputy head of the State Treasury for the government of Georgia for many years. She holds an MA in development economics from Williams College, MA.