Ministry of Economy, Deputy State Secretary, Energy and Industry
Master in International Affairs, Economic Policy Management, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University in the city of New York, NY, June 1996 -December 1997.
Internship in the World Bank and Scudder, Stevens and Clark
MPA, Faculty of Management, University of Latvia, 1994 1996.
Diploma, Economics, Faculty of Economics, University of Latvia, 1988 - 1993April 2001 - Member of Council, Liepaja Port Authority,
May 2001- Member of Executive Board, Director of Investment Department,
Latvian Development Agency (LDA), December 1996 - April 2001
Member of Council, Ventspils Freeport Authority, July 1999 - April 2001 Largest Port among Baltic countries.
Member of Parliament, Budget and Finance Commission, November 1994 - November 1995
Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Economy, April 1995 - November 1995.
Advisor to Director General, LDA, June 1994 - November 1994
Director of Foreign Economic Relations Division, Ministry of Economy (MoE), August 1993 - June 1994,
Economist, Foreign Economic Relations Division, Ministry of Economy, May 1991-August 1993.