Santa Purgaile holds a master degree in international economics and business.
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”.
Since 24 October 2019, Chairperson of the FCMC.
Kristīne Černaja-Mežmale holds Master’s Degree in Finance from BA School of Business and Finance.
Her professional experience is closely related to the financial sector and to the supervision of financial market participants. Ms Černaja-Mežmale has been working in FCMC since 18 august 2017. Starting from 2018, she is leading Monetary Financial Institutions Operations Analysis Division of Supervision Department. Previously she was deputy head of Monetary Financial Institutions Operations Analysis Division regarding the supervision of significant institutions. Prior FCMC, from 2006 to 2017 Ms Černaja-Mežmale had been employed with “Swedbank” AS in credit risks control area.
Since 7 November 2019, Member of the Board of the FCMC.
Ģirts Rūda holds Master's Degree in Business Management and Master's Degree in Law.
His past professional experience is mostly related with law offices. Mr. Rūda had been General Counsel at the Baltic high speed rail line AS ''RB Rail". He was also a lecturer at the University of Latvia.
Since 30 March 2020, Member of the Board of the FCMC.