Kristīne Pommere attēls

Kristīne Pommere

Deputy State Secretary on Foreign Cooperation and Strategy Issues
Kristine.Pommere [at] tm.gov.lv

Deputy State Secretary on Foreign Cooperation and Strategy Issues as of 1 February 2017

Kristīne Pommere

Date of birth: 20 December 1978

Education:

  • 2002 – 2004        University of Latvia, the Faculty of Economics and Management, Master’s degree in European Studies

  • 1997 – 2002        University of Latvia, Faculty of Law, the qualification of a lawyer

  • 1986-1997           Riga Centre Humanitarian Gymnasium

Work experience:

  • 2016 - 2017           Department of European Affairs of the Ministry of Justice

  • 2014 - 2015           Director of the Secretariat of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

  • 2012 - 2014           Secretariat of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union

  • 2012 - 2014           Head - Deputy Director of the Department of Institutional Affairs Planning of the European Union

  • 2004 - 2012           Director of the Department of European Affairs of the Ministry of Justice (2010-2012)

                                      Deputy Director of the Department of European Affairs of the Ministry of Justice (2008-2010)

                                      Legal Advisor of the Department of European Affairs of the Ministry of Justice (2004-2010)

  • 2000 - 2004           Senior Desk Officer of the Labour Department of the Ministry of Welfare

Languages:

Latvian - native

English - fluent

Russian - good

German - basic knowledge

Acquired awards:

  • Gratitude of the Cabinet of Ministers for significant contribution, upon providing successful Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union (8 September 2015)