Inga Ernstone

Ms Inga Ernstsone

Economic Policy Adviser to the President of Latvia
inga.ernstsone [at] president.lv

Education

  • 1999 - 2001 - MBA, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • 1984 - 1989 - German language and literature, State University of Latvia

Languages

  • Latvian
  • English
  • German
  • Russian
  • French

Professional work

  • 2018 – 2021 - Advisor, International Relations and Economic Policy, Rome, Italy
  • 2013 - 2017 - Ambassador, Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Geneva, Switzerland
  • Chair of the WTO Committee on Budget, Finance and Administration in 2016-2017
  • 2012 - 2013 - Head of Government Affairs and UK Business Development, BIB, London, UK
  • 2011 – 2011 - Director for Economic Relations and Development Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 2006 – 2011 - Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Latvia to the United Kingdom, London, UK
  • 2003 - 2006 - Director for Economic Relations and Trade policy, Ministry Of Foreign Affairs
  • 2000 - 2003 - Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Latvia in Vienna, Austria (i.a. Liechtenstein, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland)
  • 1998 – 2000 - Senior Officer, Head of Division, External Economic Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • 1996 – 1998 - Senior Officer, Deputy Head of Division, Ministry of Economy
  • 1994 – 1996 - Project manager, Transfer Marketing Centre
  • 1993 – 1994 - Program coordinator, Transfer Latvia, foundation by the Swiss Federal Council