Aiga Arste-Avotina

Partner Latvia

Aiga Arste-Avotina is the partner in Ukraine and the managing partner in Amrop Latvia.

Aiga has been working in executive search since 1996, when she joined Amrop in Latvia as the first local representative. She is Managing Partner of Amrop Latvia and a Partner in Amrop Ukraine and Amrop Estonia.

Aiga has developed the firm into the biggest player in the market in senior level recruitment. Since 1999, when she was appointed as Partner, she has been leading executive search assignments in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia in a range of sectors, including Financal Services, Manufacturing, Retail, Utilities, IT & Telecommunications, Pharmaceutical and other industries. Many of these assignments has been regional searches, covering all three Baltic markets. She has also lead leadership assessment assignments in the Baltics.

Aiga graduated from the University of Latvia with a Bachelor degree in Psychology and with MBA from Riga Business School. She also is a Board Member of the Alumni Association of Riga Business School. She speaks Latvian, English and Russian.