H.E. Janez Janša

Prime Minister of Republic of Slovenia

Janez Janša is Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia. He was the Slovenian Prime Minister from 2004 to 2008 and from 2012 to 2013. He also served as the Minister for Defence between 1990 and 1994, as well as in 2000. He has been the president of the Slovenian Democratic Party (SDS) since 1993 and is currently the vice president of CDI–IDC. In 2008 he held the EU Council Presidency and is also head of EU Council Presidency in 2021.