Starting January 24th Jānis Ābele joined the CIVITTA management team in Latvia, assuming the position of Associate Partner. In his new position, Ābele will be responsible for the development of public sector projects, including cooperation with the state and local government institutions and international organizations.
Jānis Ābele has extensive professional background working with the European Structural and Investment Funds. In his previous professional career, he assumed managerial positions working in public administration, including as Deputy Director of the Central Finance and Contracting Agency, Head of Administration at the Ministry of Economics and Head of the State Inspectorate for Protection of Children's Rights.
"It is a great pleasure and a challenge to join one of the fastest growing consulting companies in the region. I believe that my experience in the areas of structural funds, change management and strategy development, as well as knowledge and practical cooperation with companies and organizations in various fields, including the public sector, will help to strengthen CIVITTA's team and better understand customer needs," says Jānis Ābele, Associate partner of CIVITTA Latvia.
"CIVITTA is a fast-growing company that is represented across 19 countries, and the Baltic region is a strategically important region for the further development of our business,” says Baiba Ebuliņa, CIVITTA’s Country manager in Latvia. “We have already established our positions working with public sector, and I am confident that Janis joining our team will provide new opportunities to expand our capacity, competencies and knowledge to further continue cooperation with public sector players. I warmly welcome Janis in joining our ambitious team!”