Gintaras Martinaitis

Gintaras Martinaitis has an educational background of political science and public policy analysis. He joined PPMI in November 2013. Previously to joining PPMI, Gintaras was involved in activities of Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union working as a liaison officer. He also undertook an internship in The Sobieski Institute (multidisciplinary centre for analysis in Warsaw) in 2013. During his studies he was an active member of various students’ organizations. His key areas of interest are performance management, public policy and governance, EU institutions and their functioning.

Key areas of expertise

  • Policy areas: performance management,research and innovation, education
  • Methods: qualitative and quantitative research methods, including desk-based research, interviews, case studies, surveys, qualitative analysis with NVivo software


  • MA in Public Policy Analysis, Vilnius University, 2017
  • BA in Political Science (with distinction), Vytautas Magnus university, 2013
  • Erasmus student exchange, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom (Scotland), 2012

Selected projects

Provision of stakeholder feedback services for Cedefop’s performance measurement system (Cedefop, 2016 – present)

Mid-term review of simplified grants used in the Erasmus+ programme (DG EAC, 2016 – 2017)

3rd Interim Evaluation of the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency – EACEA (DG EAC, 2015-2016)

Research Careers in Europe (DG EAC, 2014-2016)

Improvement of monitoring and evaluation practices of the state strategic planning documents’ implementation results (Government Office of the Republic of Lithuania, 2014-2015)

Evaluation of the Information Policy on the CAP (DG AGRI, 2014-2015)

Average market prices research (European Social Fund Agency, 2014)

Strategic evaluation of the effectiveness and impact of EU structural assistance on the improvement of public management in Lithuania (Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania, 2014)

European Innovation Partnership (EIP) model to be implemented in Lithuania after 2013 (Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania, 2013-2014)

E-solution:NOWORRIES Agency Developing esthetics.