Emil Dimitriev

Emil Dimitriev
Emil Dimitriev 2016.jpg
7th Prime Minister of Macedonia
In office
18 January 2016 – 31 May 2017
President Gjorge Ivanov
Preceded by Nikola Gruevski
Succeeded by Zoran Zaev
Personal details
Born (1979-03-19) 19 March 1979 (age 40)
Probištip, Yugoslavia
(now North Macedonia)
Political party VMRO-DPMNE
Alma mater University of Skopje
University of Belgrade

Emil Dimitriev (Macedonian: Емил Димитриев, born 19 March 1979)[1] is a Macedonian conservative politician, sociologist, and general secretary of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization - Democratic Party for Macedonian National Unity.[2]

Dimitriev was nominated in an interim capacity as Prime Minister of Macedonia on 15 January 2016, and he assumed office on 18 January,[3] following the arranged pre-electoral resignation of Nikola Gruevski from the position, as part of the Przino Agreement.[4]


  1. ^ "Emil Dimitriev". Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia. Retrieved 15 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Кој е новиот премиер Емил Димитриев". Lokalno.mk. 15 January 2016. Retrieved 15 January 2016.
  3. ^ [1]
  4. ^ "Macedonian PM offers resignation for early elections". Yahoo News. 15 January 2016. Retrieved 15 January 2016.
Political offices
Preceded by
Nikola Gruevski
Prime Minister of Macedonia
Succeeded by
Zoran Zaev