Juris Pūce
Minister for Environmental Protection and Regional Development
Juris Pūce
Minister for Environmental Protection and Regional Development
Last Updated: 31.01.2019

EDUCATION
2003 – 2005 - University of Latvia, Master’s Degree in Management Science 
2002 – 2003 - University of Latvia, Master’s Degree in Law
1997 – 2002 - University of Latvia, lawyer qualification
1986 – 1997 - Āgenskalns State Gymnasium, secondary education

WORK AND POLITICAL EXPERIENCE
From November 2018 - Member of the Saeima, Member of the Budget and Finance (Taxation) Committee and the Parliamentary Inquiry Committee,, Member of the Baltic Assembly delegation
From April 2018 - Co-chairperson of the political alliance For Development/Pro!
June 2017 – November 2018 - Member of the Rīga City Council, Member of the Finance and Administration Issues Committee, Member of the Transport Issues Committee, Member of the Social Issues Committee
From November 2014 - Chairman of the party For Latvia’s Development
December 2013 – October 2018 - Member of the Board of the LLC EPKO
February 2010 – December 2013 - State Secretary at the Ministry of Economics
October 2009 – October 2012 - Co-chairperson at the LLC Latvijas Mobilais telefons
From February 2007 - Lecturer at the University of Latvia, study course Strategic Management
June 2006 – January 2010 - Member of the Board of the Riga Graduate School of Law
February 2006 – February 2007 - Advisor to the State Secretary at the Ministry of Education and Science
January 2004 – November 2004 - Secretary General of the party For Latvia’s Development
From December 2003 - Member of the party For Latvia’s Development
January 2003 – January 2010 - Head of the Strategy Division of the University of Latvia

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
From October 2006 - Member of the Board of the University of Latvia Foundation
June 2000 – January 2010 - Senator at the University of Latvia
March 2001 – March 2002 - President of the Student Union of Latvia

LANGUAGE SKILLLS
Latvian – native, English, German, Russian – fluent