Academics

Dr. sc. adm., Jekaterina Kuzmina

Dr. Jekaterina Kuzmina obtained her PhD degree in Business Administration at 2011. Dissertation: Usage of Risk Measures in Management of Investment Portfolios: Case of Insurance Companies. Jekatreina Kuzmina gained experience in developing courses content for undergraduate and graduate students (both full-time students and exchange students in Erasmus program), in evaluating course performance, supervision and reviewing of Bachelor Thesis. Read more

Dr. sc. adm., Jekaterina Kuzmina

Dr.oec., Ieva Brence

Dr. Ieva Brence is an associate professor at RISEBA, Head of Economics and Finance Department and director of bachelors’ and masters’ programmes. Before joining RISEBA in 2013, she was employed in Latvian Academy Sciences and University of Latvia, where she administrated more than 10 EU Structural Funds and different research projects. Read more

Dr.oec., Ieva Brence

Dr.phil., Igors Graurs

Igors Graurs, twice graduated from the University of Latvia, receiving a master's degree in philosophy and a master's degree in economics. The degree of Doctor of Philosophy was defended after graduating from the Academy of Social Sciences in Moscow. Was engaged in research work, later worked on Russian television. Then he moved to the diplomatic work in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia.
He held executive positions in a number of commerc Read more

Dr.phil., Igors Graurs

Dr.oec., Tatjana Volkova

Dr., prof. Tatjana Volkova is a Professor of Strategic Management and Innovation Management at BA School of Business and Finance in Riga and a Vice Chairman of Higher Education Council of Latvia, Steering Committee Member of Institutional Evaluation Program (IEP) of European University Association (EUA) (Belgium) and Swiss Accreditation Council member. Read more

Dr.oec., Tatjana Volkova

Dr.oec., prof.,Tatjana Vasiljeva

Tatjana holds Doctor of Economic Science (Dr.oec.) degree, her expertise lies in Business digitalization, Information Communication Technology, IT Management issues for Entrepreneurship support, IT solutions development and implementations in financial area, digital e-services introduction. Tatjana has more than 20 years’ practical experience in IT Governance and Management being Head of IT department in SEB. She is the author of various researc Read more

Dr.oec., prof.,Tatjana Vasiljeva

Dr.sc.ing. Irina Yatskiv

Dr. Irina Jackiva (Yatskiv) is a professor of Mathematical Methods and Modelling Department and Vice-rector for Research and Development, Transport and Telecommunication Institute (TTI). Earlier, she acted as the Vice-rector for Studies and Chair of Mathematical Methods and Modelling Department in TTI. Irina Yatskiv defended Doctor Degree in Engineering at 1992 in Riga Aviation University. Read more

Dr.sc.ing. Irina Yatskiv

Dr.oec., Karlis Ketners

Dr. Karlis Ketners is an Assistant Professor at Finance Department of BA School of Business and Finance. In 1999 obtained Scientific Degree of Doctor in Economics from Habilitation and Promotion Council H-09 from Riga Technical University. Prior to that, Kārlis Ketners earned Master in Engineering Economics (M.Sc.Ing) (magna cum laude) at Riga Technical University. Read more

Dr.oec., Karlis Ketners

Dr. habil. oec., Vulfs Kozlinskis

Prof. emeritus., Dr. habil. oec. Vulfs Kozlinskis from 1998-2003 held position Integrated Norwegian - Latvian Masters Porgramme director at Latvian Agriculture University; since 2006 director of Joint PhD programme „Business Management” at RISEBA University; 2009-2011 head of RISEBA promotional council. Read more

Dr. habil. oec., Vulfs Kozlinskis

Dr.philol., Sandra Kraze

Sandra Kraze graduated from the University of Latvia and continued her education at University of London, UK. She holds her PhD in Philology and MA in TESOL. Read more

Dr.philol., Sandra Kraze

Dr. math. Janis Vucans

Dr. Jānis Vucāns is working for Ventspils University College since 1998. Currently he possesses the positions of Professor in Business Administration and Leading Researcher of the Engineering Research Institute “Ventspils International Radio-Astronomy Centre”. From 2000 to 2010 he was the Rector of this higher education and research institution. Read more

Dr. math. Janis Vucans

Dr. sc.adm., Liga Peiseniece

L.Peiseniece is an associated professor of BA School of Business and Finance and a Vice rector for Academic Affairs. Her research interest is the research in Human Resources Management, Innovation Management, and Project Management. She has participated in 11 international scientific conferences and has published 17 scientific articles. Read more

Dr. sc.adm., Liga Peiseniece

Dr. Inna Kozlinska

Dr. Inna Kozlinska, PhD
Inna Kozlinska is a postdoctoral researcher in the TSE Entre unit of the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship at Turku School of Economics. Prior to joining the team in August 2017, she worked in Aston University (UK). In 2012-2016, Inna was employed with University of Tartu (Estonia) and worked for Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (Latvia). Read more

Dr. Inna Kozlinska

Dr. chem. Ilmars Kreituss

Associated professor Ilmars Kreituss is the Vice-Rector and Chairman of the Senate of RISEBA University (Riga, Latvia).
Ilmars Kreituss graduated University of Latvia (Riga, Latvia), received his PhD in Physical chemistry (radiation chemistry) and worked as an assistant professor for University of Latvia and made his postdoctoral research at the University of Notre Dame (USA). Read more

Dr. chem. Ilmars Kreituss

Dr. sc. admin., Inese Mavlutova

Dr.sc.administr. Inese Mavlotova is Professor, Leading Researcher and Member of Scientific Committe of BA School of Business and Finance, Scientific expert in Management and Economics sciences of the Latvian Council of Science. Read more

Dr. sc. admin., Inese Mavlutova

Dr.oec., Ingrīda Jakušonoka

Dr.oec., Ingrīda Jakušonoka
Professor at Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies (LLU)
Ingrida.Jakusonoka@llu.lv
Address: Svetes str. 18, Jelgava, LV-3001, Latvija Read more

Dr.oec., Ingrīda Jakušonoka

Dr.oec., prof., Andrejs Cirjevskis

Andrejs Čirjevskis is a professor in Strategic Management at RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology (Latvia). He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Riga Technical University (Latvia). Prof. Čirjevskis’s research interests include dynamic capabilities, business model innovation, value innovation, and real option. He has spoken numerous times at international scientific conferences and meetings. Read more

Dr.oec., prof.,  Andrejs Cirjevskis

Dr. oec. Edgars Brēķis

Dr. E.Brekis is Associate professor of econometrics at RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology, Riga and works Data scientist at JSC 4finance, Riga. In 2007 he obtained Scientific Degree of Doctor in Economics from University of Latvia, Riga. In 1997 E.Brekis obtained Master degree in mathematics from University of Latvia, Riga. Read more

Dr. oec. Edgars Brēķis

Dr.rer.pol., Arnis Sauka

Dr. Arnis Sauka is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Centre for Sustainable Business at SSE Riga. He has a Ph.D. from the University of Siegen (Germany) and has been a Visiting Scholar at Jönköping International Business School (Sweden) and University College London (U.K.). Read more

Dr.rer.pol., Arnis Sauka

Dr. oec. Valters Kaže

Valters Kaže has 20 years professional experience in international marketing and business strategy. During his career he has held top marketing and sales executive roles at leading international companies within financial services and FMCG sectors. His roles include global Chief Marketing Officer role at Amber Beverage Group, Commercial Director role at Latvijas balzams (SPI Group core production unit for all global markets) and Marketing. Read more

Dr. oec. Valters Kaže