OECD SME and Entrepreneurship Ministerial Meeting 2023


Andris Cuda


Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Economics


Summary: Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Economy with long-term experience in private sector entrepreneurship, in the manufacturing sector, and in the management of municipalities and their capital companies. Skill Highlights:  Project management  Strong decision maker  Complex problem solver  Creative design  Innovative  Service-focused Experience: Parliamentary Secretary - since 06/2022 Ministry of Economy, Latvia  Advancing the ministry's political initiatives in parliament  Inter-ministerial cooperation in policy implementation  Improvement of the investment environment and business support mechanisms. Deputy of the city council – 07/2017 – 05/2022 Jurmala city, Latvia Member of board – 12/2006 - 08/2009 Jurmala Hospital ltd., Latvia  Strategic decision-making Executive Director – 01/2009 – 05/2022 Project manager – 01/2001 – 01/2009 Jurmalas Mežaparki ltd., Latvia  Responsible for steering the organization and managing its operations  New business and product line development Education: Professional Master’s Degree in Business administration – 2008, University of Latvia (LU) Bachelor of Social Sciences in Management and Administration – 2005, Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU) Languages: Latvian English – B2 Russian – B1