Guest Speakers 2013

Marcus Orlovsky

Founder and director of Bryanston Square

Marcus is a founder and director of Bryanston Square, a company that provides educational, design and procurement services to ensure the most creative and enriching environments for learning. Before that, he has been director of recruitment for Ernst & Young; director of Gresham Bell, an IT consultancy; and project finance director at Stanhope Properties. He has bought, sold and built cars, established a small chain of antique shops, and now renovates old and historic buildings as a pastime. Marcus is known as a very enthusiastic, innovative and entertaining public speaker.

Lukas Alijošius

CEO at SchoolProud

Besides excellent academic results – Lukas achieved the position of highest ranking first year student and got a scholarship last year; previously, he has studied in USA, New York, for one year under a full stipend – he is also active in other fields. CEO of SchoolProud, Chief Fundraising Organizer of “Peak Time 2014”, Junior Project Consultant at GatewayBaltic – these are things he is engaged for at the moment, quite impressive for student, huh?

Daiga Ērgle

Senior Vice President HR at AirBaltic

She is airBaltic Senior Vice President HR and Human Resource Management Proffesor at Riga Business School. Daiga is passionate about People Management and has worked many years in this sector. Her previous work experience include being a HR manager at Siemens Latvia and Stockmann Riga Department Store, Search Team Leader at Fontes Latvia and Senior Consultant and Chairman of the Board at AIMS International Latvia. Also, she is participating in a project “LEADERS FOR Better YOUth 2013” where professionals share their knowledge and experience to help young people choose their career path.


Anna Andersone

Co-founder at FROONT


Anna is experienced in marketing, advertising, graphic and web design. She is co-founder of FROONT, a responsive web design tool for designers, and also a partner at and HungryLab. Her previous work experience include being a Sales & Marketing Director in Latvian weekly magazine IR and Brand Development Director at McCann-Erickson Riga. Anna is start-up enthusiast and we hope she will advise you how to create successful businesses.