|President-elect of Moldova|
23 December 2020
|13th Prime Minister of Moldova|
8 June 2019 – 14 November 2019
|Preceded by||Pavel Filip|
|Succeeded by||Ion Chicu|
|Member of the Moldovan Parliament|
30 November 2014 – 18 February 2015
|Succeeded by||Petru Știrbate|
|Minister of Education|
24 July 2012 – 30 July 2015
|Prime Minister||Vladimir Filat|
Natalia Gherman (Acting)
|Preceded by||Mihail Șleahtițchi|
|Succeeded by||Corina Fusu|
Maia Grigoryevna Sandu
24 May 1972
Risipeni, Moldovian SSR
|Citizenship|| Republic of Moldova|
|Political party||Liberal Democratic Party of Moldova (2012–2015)|
Action and Solidarity Party (2016–present)
|Education||Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova|
Academy of Public Administration
Maia Grigoryevna Sandu (born 24 May 1972) is a Moldovan politician. Sandu is the President-elect of Moldova. She is the leader of the Party of Action and Solidarity (PAS). She was the Prime Minister of Moldova from 8 June 2019 until 14 November 2019.
On 12 November 2019, Sandu's government fell after the vote of the censure motion. She defeated incumbent president Igor Dodon in the 2020 presidential election. Sandu will be the country's first female president.
References[change | change source]
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- "Maia Sandu este noul prim-ministru al Republicii Moldova". protv.md (in Romanian). June 8, 2019.
- "Guvernul condus de Maia Sandu a fost demis. Dodon se apucă să-și facă propriul cabinet", DW.COM, retrieved February 5, 2020
- "Moldova's fledgling government felled by no-confidence vote". Reuters. 12 November 2019.