Gheorghe Brega

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Gheorghe Brega
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Prime Minister of Moldova
In office
30 October 2015 – 20 January 2016
President Nicolae Timofti
Preceded by Valeriu Streleț
Succeeded by Pavel Filip
Deputy Prime Minister for Social Affairs
In office
30 July 2015 – 30 May 2017
President Nicolae Timofti
Prime Minister Valeriu Streleț
Pavel Filip
Member of Parliament of Moldova
In office
2009 – 31 July 2015
President Mihai Ghimpu (interimar)
Vlad Filat (acting)
Marian Lupu (acting)
Nicolae Timofti
Prime Minister Vlad Filat
Iurie Leancă
Chiril Gaburici
Valeriu Streleț
Personal details
Born (1951-09-25) 25 September 1951 (age 66)
Drepcăuți, Soviet Union
(now Moldova)
Political party Liberal Party
Other political
Alliance for European
Pro-European Coalition
Political Alliance for a
European Moldova
Alliance for European
Integration III
Alma mater Nicolae Testemițanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy

Gheorghe Brega (born 25 September 1951 in Drepcăuți) is a Moldovan politician who was the acting Prime Minister of Moldova from 30 October 2015 to 20 January 2016. He served as Deputy Prime Minister for Social Affairs of Moldova from 30 July 2015 to 30 May 2017, and was a Member of the Moldovan Parliament from 2009 to 2015.


Born in Drepcăuţi, Brega graduated from Nicolae Testemiţanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Chişinău in 1974. He was a member of the Parliament of Moldova from 2009 to 31 July 2015.

On 30 October 2015 he was named as acting prime minister (locum tenens),[1] until Pavel Filip was chosen as a permanent replacement for Valeriu Streleț, and formed a new cabinet in which Brega continued his work as Deputy Prime Minister for Social Affairs. He was the first member of the Liberal Party to serve as prime minister in any capacity.



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Political offices
Preceded by
Valeriu Streleț
Prime Minister of Moldova

Succeeded by
Pavel Filip