Senior Consultant @ PricewaterhouseCoopers
Inese Dose holds a Global Energy MBA from Warwick Business School, spending 7 years in the UK afterwards and consulting enterprises in the energy sector. She is now the Senior Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Competences: market research, strategic planning, business development, sustainable growth
Business advisor, lecturer and Co-founder at Latvian Startup Association
Daniels is an international business advisor, lecturer and politician with Master Degree in Public Policy and management from Harvard Kennedy School. Worked as Minister of Economics, Secretary of State for Ministry of Culture, also gained experience at Swedbank, Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Zeno Consulting, co-founded Latvian Startup Association.
Competences: strategic planning, business development, effective communication, team building, leadership, change management
Co-Founder and CEO @ Dripit.io
Ernests takes care of Dripit.io, a marketing data analysis startup for e-commerce enterprises. Alongside his business, he actively works with the Latvian startup community as a Co-founder of TechHub Riga and TechChill to help the scene grow.
Competences: pitching, business development, marketing, data analysis, e-commerce
Investment Director @ ZGI Capital
Having gained experience in the department of Investment projects at Investment and Development Agency of Latvia, Rūdolfs is now the Investment Director at ZGI Capital and Board Member at Latvian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.
He is a mentor for multiple startups, as well as a Board Member at Biotehniskais Centrs.
Competences: business development, funding, investments, business models
Co-founder and CEO @ Mailigen
For the past 8 years Jānis has developed his Mailigen and LeaderSend ventures. He works with 1000+ companies around the globe, helping them achieve their business goals through the channels of e-mail marketing and integrated marketing.
Jānis' daily agenda is building innovative technologies that support the needs of ever-changing and demanding customer, leading a team of passionate people who build tools that deliver results.
Competences: product development, implementation and optimization of business processes, e-mail marketing, global market strategy, web application development, internet maketing, UX/UI
UX professional, communication specialist
Līga is a UX professional, curator of UX Riga conference and Co-organizer of UI/UX Riga meetup group with 10+ years experience in PR, web and mobile application design. Her daily tasks include analysis of user scenarios and flows, information architecture, testing user experiences and building digital experience concepts.
She has also gained experience in finance and insurance sector, as well as in telecommunication and government sector.
Competences: communication, web application development, digital concept, UI/UX, product design, user analysis