Board

+Mg. sc. ing. Varis Boks - Chairman of the Board

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Mr. Varis Boks holds a master’s degree in Engineering and he is a Member of the JSC “Augstsprieguma tīkls” Board since 2005, in 2011 he was elected as Chairman of the Board; while, overall he has been taking leading positions in the energy sector since 1993. Mr. Boks represents the company in various international organizations, and has acted as the Member of the Board of the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity ENTSO-E (2013-2015), and currently he is a Member of the ENTSO-E Assembly. Mr. Boks graduated the Riga Polytechnical Institute (Riga Technical University) in 1989 and has ever since added to his educational merits in various education programs in Latvia, as well as abroad.

+Dipl. ing. Imants Zviedris - Member of the Board

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Power Supply Engineer Imants Zviedris is responsible for the technical policies of JSC “Augstsprieguma tīkls”; he has been working for the company since 1996 and has been taking leading positions in the company since 1998. Acting as the Chairman of the Board from 2005 until 2011, and since 2015, Mr. Zviedris is also the Member of the Latvian Electrical Power Engineers and Builders Association. Mr. Zviedris graduated Riga Technical University in 1996 and has ever since added to his educational merits in various education programs in Latvia, as well as abroad.

+Mg. sc. ing. MBA Arnis Staltmanis - Member of the Board

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Mr. Arnis Staltmanis holds master’s degrees in Engineering and Economics; he is responsible for the Development policies of JSC “Augstsprieguma tīkls” and has been in the Electricity Transmission sector since 1993, including a three year experience in the Great Britain’s TSO; taking leading positions since 2001, and having been elected as Member of the Board since 2011. Mr. Staltmanis has graduated the Riga Technical University where he studied in the Faculty of Electric Energy and Faculty of Engineer Economics, and has ever since added to his educational merits in various education programs in Latvia, as well as abroad.

+Dr. sc. ing. Gatis Junghāns - Member of the Board

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Mr. Junghans became a member of the management board in 2016 and is responsible for system operation and markets. Mr. Junghans has more than 10 years experience in company management in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, and he has been working in the energy industry since 2000. Currently, Mr. Junghans is also an associated professor at the Riga Technical University and a member of the management board at World Energy Council's Latvian National Committee. Mr. Junghans holds Doctoral degree in power engineering from Riga Technical University (2008), executive MBA degree from Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (2010), executive education certificate of professional board member and Chair from Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance (2017), and MBA Finance degree from Riga Business School (2018).

+Mg. iur. Mārcis Kauliņš - Member of the Board

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Mr. Mārcis Kauliņš holds a master’s degree in Law; he is dealing with judicial and procurement issues in JSC “Augstsprieguma tīkls”; he was elected as Member of the Board in 2016; however, Mr. Kauliņš’s professional career in the Energy sector dates back to 2011, prior to that, he was in the Real estate sector and the Transport sector. Mr. Kauliņš graduated the University of Latvia in 2005.