|Member of the Seimas|
|Assumed office |
14 November 2016
|Preceded by||Andrius Kubilius|
|Minister of Finance|
7 July 2009 – 13 December 2012
|Prime Minister||Andrius Kubilius|
|Preceded by||Algirdas Šemeta|
|Succeeded by||Rimantas Šadžius|
|Born||15 November 1974|
Vilnius, Lithuanian SSR, Soviet Union
Ingrida Šimonytė (born 15 November 1974) is a Lithuanian economist, politician and former Minister of Finance. In 2013 Šimonytė was appointed Deputy Chairwoman of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania. In parallel to her duties she was teaching economics at Vilnius University Institute of International Relations and Political Science, and public finance at ISM University of Management and Economics.
She stepped down on 31 October 2016 to take over her duties as Member of the Seimas as she was elected in Antakalnis constituency in Lithuanian parliamentary election, 2016. On 4th of November, 2018 Šimonytė has won Homeland Union primaries (78.71 % contra Vygaudas Ušackas) for Lithuanian presidential election, 2019. She has served as the Chair of the Audit Committee.
In addition to her native Lithuanian, Šimonytė speaks English, Polish and Russian as well as basic Swedish.
Honours and awards
- Ingrida Šimonytė appointed to the Board of the Bank of Lithuania
| Minister of Finance
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