Olegs is a member of the Latvian Association of Tax Consultants and Olegs has more than 15 years of experience in tax and accounting. For many years Olegs has worked for the Latvian Tax Administration and Ernst & Young. Furthermore, Olegs has participated in many international tax projects financed by the European Commission and the World Bank. Olegs is professional in VAT, personal taxation and accounting as well as in administrative procedures. Olegs has a master degree in Finance and accounting, is fluent in Latvian, English and Russian.
Andris has more than 13 years of experience working as accountant and tax consultant. Andris has worked for more than 6 years at Ernst & Young with tax and accounting department. Andris has participated in significant number of international tax and financial seminars. Andris is professional in accounting, international taxation (international treaties, transfer pricing, permanent establishment issues etc.), corporate and personal taxation. Andris has a master degree in Finance and accounting, is fluent in Latvian, English and Russian, and has a good command of German language.
Deniss is Sworn Auditor of Latvia since 2006, and also holds the international designations of Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Fellow of ACCA while possessing mature skills in financial sector and finance in construction. During his career Deniss has accomplished variety of assignments in statutory audit, internal auditing, financial management outsourcing, due diligence and in other disciplines while working for local auditors’ firms belonging to international networks such as pwc and Grant Thornton. Before joining Taxlink Deniss has gained also insider’s experience by working for leading banks of Latvia and managing finance function in companies of wholesale and construction sector.
Deniss has a master degree in International Affairs, is fluent in Latvian, English and Russian, and has a good command of professional German language.
Arvīds is an experienced deals adviser with more than 20 years of broad international experience who holds Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA (since 2001) and Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, CAMS (2019) designations.
Prior to returning to consulting for two years Arvīds was a liquidator of the third largest Latvian bank following FinCEN’s notice in February 2018 working closely with key stakeholders - regulators (ECB, FCMC in Latvia and CSSF in Luxembourg), FIU, creditors, shareholders, employees, law enforcement, FinCEN and others.
During his 14 years with PwC Arvīds advised corporates and private equity clients on more than 250 deals in CEE. Arvīds has led PwC Advisory (Deals and Consulting) practice in Latvia, Deals advisory practice in Central Asia (based in Kazakhstan) and project teams in Poland, Russia, Romania and Croatia. Services provided to clients included financial due diligence, business valuation, financial modelling, M&A and other corporate finance advisory, and various risk management and compliance projects. Thereafter for four years Arvīds led a private equity fund investing in online businesses in Russia and Ukraine.
Arvīds received his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Business at the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (SSE Riga) in 1996 and his Master's degree in International Economics and Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics in 1998. Besides his native Latvian Arvīds is fluent in English and Russian.
Agris is a Certified Tax Consultant. He is experienced layer and tax consultant. Agris has worked at Ernst & Young and at Attorneys at Law Cobalt (previously Borenius). He has participated at number of international tax courses and seminars. Agris’ areas of expertise are human capital taxation, corporate income tax, structuring, transfer pricing, international taxation and tax due diligence. He is fluent in Latvian, English and Russian.
Sandra is the Head of Accounting department, she manages bookkeeping of company’s main clients. Sandra has studied at Riga Technical University, Faculty of Engineering Economics and University of Latvia, the Institute of International Affairs. She has 30 years of experience with international companies in financial management, including 10 years of experience as a finance manager of Misys Europe SA (Luxembourg), and 7 years in Misys International Financial Systems (Baltics). Sandra is fluent in Latvian, Russian and English.
Marina is a Head of accounting team and a chief-accountant and responsible for the client’s bookkeeping. Her 30 years work experience has been linked to accounting and financial management, including 20 years of experience as chief accountant in private sector companies with international capital as well as in the public enterprises. She has higher education in economics, as Marina has graduated the University of Latvia, the Faculty of Management and Informatics, and has a Master's degree in Economics. Marina is fluent in Latvian and Russian and has a good command of professional English language.
Anna Smagina works as an audit project manager and is responsible for auditing financial statements and other financial information, as well as performing related services. Anna has work experience in the Tax Control Department of the State Revenue Service, managing the risk analysis department and selecting companies with risk characteristics. Anna has also worked for sworn audit firms, both local and international. Anna graduated Riga Technical University with a professional bachelor's degree in Customs and Tax Administration, as well as a Master's degree in Economics. Anna is fluent in Latvian and Russian languages.
Karina is a tax consultant. She has graduated Riga Technical University and got a professional master's degree in economics. Karina has attended a number of courses and trainings in accounting and tax. Before joining the TaxLink team Karina has worked as audit assistant in an international audit company. Karina has extensive experience in taxation, accounting and audit. Karina is fluent in Latvian, English and Russian.
Gatis works as a Senior Tax Consultant at TaxLink. He has more than ten years of experience in the Legal department of the State Revenue Service, specializing in administrative litigation. He has graduated from Latvian University with a Master's degree in Law. He is fluent in Latvian and English.
Ralfs is a senior tax consultant at TaxLink and specializes in transfer pricing and corporate income tax projects. Before joining Taxlink Ralfs worked in a “big four” audit firm on several transfer pricing projects of various degrees of complexity with clients from finance, transportation, wholesale and manufacturing industries. Ralfs has higher education in legal science and is fluent in Latvian and English languages.
Svetlana is a tax consultant at TaxLink. Svetlana has a work experience in the State Revenue Service's legal and tax control departments, performing tax audits and reviewing audit decisions. Svetlana has worked at the Budget Department of the Ministry of Finance, specializing in assessing the financial impact of state budget funds. Svetlana has graduated Riga Technical University with a Bachelor's degree in the program "Customs and Tax Administration", as well as a Master's degree in Economics. Svetlana is fluent in Latvian and Russian languages.
Sintija is an accountant. Before joining TaxLink’s team Sintija has worked for two large insurance companies in Latvia. She has graduated BA School of Business and Finance with Bachelor's degree in Finance program and is currently studying at the Riga Technical University Master's program "Customs and Tax Administration".
Alina is an accountant at TaxLink. She is responsible for clients bookkeeping. In meantime Alina studies at Latvian University in the Faculty of Business, Management, and Economics. Before joining TaxLink she gained experience in the company engaged in the provision of bookkeeping services. So Alina has broad professional knowledge. She also is fluent in Latvian and Russian languages.
Lidija works as an accountant in TaxLink Baltic. Lydia has more than 10 years of experience in various accounting spheres in both the state and private sectors. Lydia graduated from Daugavpils University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. Lidia is fluent in Latvian and Russian.
Kate is accountant at Taxlink. Before joining Taxlink, Kate worked for an outsourcing company and accounted for several firms with different business directions, in this way receiving valuable experience. Kate studied at Riga State Technical School, where she received the 3rd professional qualification in accounting, and currently pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Analysis and Auditing at the University of Latvia. Kate is fluent in Latvian and English.
Līna is an accountant at TaxLink. Before joining TakLink she has worked as an accountant assistant. Līna has graduated from the BA School of Business and Finance with a Bachelor's degree in the program "Finance", as well as a Master's degree in Finance Management. Līna is fluent in Latvian and English languages.