Prime Minister

    Saulius Skvernelis

    Prime Minister

Curriculum vitae

Date and place of birth Born on 23 July 1970 in Kaunas
   
Education background
2005 Master of Laws, Mykolas Romeris University
1994 Mechanical Engineer, Vilnius Technical University
1988 Jonas Jablonskis Secondary School in Marijampolė (currently – Rygiškių Jonas Gymnasium)  
   
Work experience
Since 2016 Prime Minister of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania
2016 Elected to the Seimas as the leader of the electoral list of the Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union
2014–2016 Minister of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania
2011–2014 Police Commissioner General
2008–2011 Deputy Police Commissioner General, as appointed by the Minister of Interior
2005–2008 Chief of the Lithuanian Police Traffic Supervision Service
2003–2005 Commissioner of the Lithuanian Police Escorting Team
2001–2003 Commissioner of the Road Patrols Team of the Traffic Supervision Service of the Lithuanian Public Police Bureau
1999–2001 Commissioner Inspector of the Organizational Division of the Road Police Service of the Public Police of the Police Department under the Ministry of the Interior
1998–1999 Commissioner Inspector of the Road Police of Trakai District Police Commissariat
1994–1998 Assistant at the Police Law and Professional Tactics Department, the Lithuanian Police Academy
   
Awards  
2012 Honorary Badge of Merit to the System of the Interior
2012 Honourable Mention of the Minister of the Interior
2011 Honorary Badge of the Second Degree of the Lithuanian Police for the exemplary service
2010 Honorary Badge of the Ministry of the Interior for the exemplary service
2009 Honorary Badge of the Third Degree of the Public Security Service under the Ministry of the Interior for the exemplary service
2009 Honorary Badge “The 90th Anniversary of the Union of Lithuanian Riflemen”
2008 Honourable Mentions of the Chancellor of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania, the Minister of the Interior and the VIP Protection Department under the Ministry of the Interior
2007 Honorary Badge of the First Degree of Merit to the State Road Traffic Safety Inspectorate
2006 Order of the Cavalier of the Crown of the Belgian Minister of Foreign Affairs
2006 Honorary Badge of Merit of the Third Degree for the unimpeachable and exemplary service
2005 Honorary Badge of the Third Degree of the VIP Protection Department under the Ministry of the Interior
2003 Honorary Badge of the Police Department under the Ministry of the Interior ”The 85th Anniversary of the Lithuanian Police”
2002 Honourable Mention of the Police Commissioner General
2002 Honourable Mention of the President of the Republic of Lithuania
   
Miscellaneous  
Membership International Police Association
Foreign languages English, Russian, Polish
Hobbies Sports, history, gardening
Family Married. Wife Silvija, daughter Eglė (born in 2009), son Tadas (born 2016)
Last updated: 24-01-2017