You are kindly invited to join us on January 23, at 12:00 at AC Hotel by Marriott Riga (Dzirnavu iela 33, Rīga) for a Joint Chamber Business Luncheon with Ms Santa Purgaile, the Chairwoman of Financial and Capital Market Comission . The Luncheon is organised by Irish Latvian Chamber of Commerce jointly with the British, Norwegian, Swedish and Swiss Chambers of Commerce in Latvia. The co-host of the Luncheon is Ellex Klavins
On Thursday, 24 October 2019, the Saeima appointed Santa Purgaile as the Chairperson of the Financial and Capital Market Commission. Santa Purgaile got the highest assessment score in the public competition held by the Cabinet of Ministers for the head of the FCMC.
Previously, Santa Purgaile had been the corporate business director at AS “Citadele Banka” and co-chair of Finance Latvia Association’s Credit Committee, as well as worked in AS “SEB Banka”. Santa Purgaile holds a master degree in international economics and business.
In accordance with amendments to the Law on the Financial and Capital Market Commission adopted by the Saeima in June of this year the candidate for the position of FCMC chairperson shall be selected in a public competition by the Cabinet and approved by the Saeima for a five-year term of office following the recommendation of the Cabinet.
12:00 – 12:50 Registration & Lunch buffet
13:00 – 14:00 Presentation, Q&A
Date & time: Thursday, 23 January 2020 at 12:00
Venue: AC Hotel by Marriott Riga, Dzirnavu iela 33 Riga
Admission: EUR 35 for members; EUR 55 for non-members (to cover organisational expenses).
*The deadline for registration or cancellation is 12.00 on 21 January 2020. Organising chambers reserve the right to charge participants who do not cancel their reservation before the set deadline.