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Janis Vitenbergs

Minister
Janis.Vitenbergs [at] em.gov.lv

EDUCATION

  • 2005 – 2008 Liepāja University, Tourism Management, Professional Bachelor Degree in Tourism Management
  • 2003 – 2005 Latvian Culture College, Culture Tourism Guide
  • 2000 – 2003 Kandava Boarding Secondary School, primary education

 

WORK AND POLITICAL EXPERIENCE

  • From 2 April 2020 Minister for Economics of the Republic of Latvia
  • 30.01.2019 – 02.04.2020 Member of the 13th Saeima of the Republic of Latvia; Chairman of the Economic, Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Policy Committee
  • 28.02.2019 - 02.04.2020 Member of the 13th Saeima of the Republic of Latvia, Member of the National Security Committee
  • 20.11.2018 - 28.02.2019 Member of the 13th Saeima of the Republic of Latvia; Member of the Public Expenditure and Audit Committee
  • 03.06.2014 - 05.11.2018 “Lietas MD” Ltd.,
  • 02.01.2014 – 02.06.2014 “Sanitex” Ltd. Large Customer Sales Manager
  • 31.05.2012 – 01.01.2014 “Sanitex Baltic Distribution” Ltd., Regional Head of Trade Promotion Division
  • 20.05.2010 – 30.05.2012 “Sanitex Baltic Distribution” Ltd., trade representative

 

LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

  • Latvian – native
  • English – conversational
  • Russian – conversational