Veselības ministrs Daniels Pavļuts

Daniels Pavļuts

Minister for Health
daniels.pavluts [at] vm.gov.lv

EDUCATION:

  • 2006 – 2007 - Harvard University, Master of Public Administration with Specialization in Leadership
  • 1999 – 2000 - City University of London, Post-Graduate Diploma in Cultural Management
  • 1995 – 1999 - Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music (Rīga, Latvia), Bachelor of Arts
     

WORK AND POLITICIAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 2018 - until today - Chairman of the Board of the Political Party “Movement “Pro!” and Co-Chairman of the Party Alliance "For Development/Pro!"
  • 2018-2021 - Member of the 13th Saeima, Head of the faction "For Development/Pro!"; 
  • 2007-2011; 2014 - 2018 - Board Member, LLC “Zeno Consulting”
  • 2014 - 2018 - Freelance Advisor to the Minister for Foreign Affairs Edgars Rinkēvičs
  • 2016 - 2017 - Co-founder and Board Member, Latvian Start-up Association “Startin.lv”
  • 2014 - 2015 - EU High Level Policy Adviser in Moldova
  • 2011 - 2013 - Minister for Economics in the government headed by Valdis Dombrovskis
  • 2010 - 2011 - Head of Corporate Relations Administration and member of management team, JSC Swedbank
  • 2008 - 2011 - Board Member (2008-2010) and Council Member (2010-2011), Association “Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry”
  • 2003 - 2006 - State Secretary, Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia
  • 2001 - 2003 - Brand Director and Manager, LLC "DDB Latvija"
  • 2000 - 2001 - Adviser to the Director for Management and Communication Affairs, Latvian National Opera
  • 1997 - 2001 - Executive Director and Project Manager, Foundation of the International Boys’ Choir Festival “Rīgas Doms”

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Consultation experience in the development aid projects in Armenia, Georgia, Kosovo, Moldova and Ukraine
  • 2019- until today - Lecturer’s experience at the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (2008-until today) and the RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology
  • 2008-2018 - Experience of a continuous training teacher in cooperation with “Triviums Apmācība” 

LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY:
Latvian – native; English, Russian – very good