Mr Mantashayan holds a BA in Economics and MA in Management from Yerevan State University; PhD in Economics from Moscow State University. Has accumulated valuable practical skills by working in the financial industries of Armenia, Russia and etc. Currently he is the First Deputy Minister of High-Tech Industry of the Republic of Armenia, responsible for digitalization, cybersecurity policy and international strategic economic relations. Gevorg was team leader and senior key-expert for the European Union Delegation to Republic of Armenia. He was special assistant to the Minister in charge of Industry and Agroindustrial Complex of the Eurasian Economic Commission. Before he was a Senior Development Strategy Expert for the office of the Prime-Minister of Armenia, where he is in charge to create new Transformational Strategy of Armenia.