Director of Department of the European Union Assistance Coordination, Ministry of Education,
Science and Sports of the Republic of Lithuania.
Mr. Paškevičius has about 25 years’ experience in both public and private sectors. He was a national expert evaluating and drafting Lithuanian strategy and programming documents for EU funds in the fields of research and technology development support, SME and human resources development, vocational training.
Over past 10 years he is responsible for the planning and administration of EU structural funds in Lithuania taking care of about 500 mln. Euros invested within a programming period in the field of RTD and similar amounts invested in the field of education. Raimondas Paškevičius also is a board member of Social Fund agency dealing with the project management for the ESF mission. Also he has an experience as a member of the Academic Board at one of the Lithuanian college as well as a member of the Management Board in some leading local business companies. He has an international experience outside Lithuania working as a team member in long-term international projects in Georgia, Estonia, Latvia, Poland and UK. He holds Masters Degree in economics.
Areas of competence:
- Management of EU Structural Funds
- Strategic planning and policy making
- Competitiveness on an economic sector