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Ministry of Defence / Contacts / Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Defence

Address: Kr. Valdemara 10/12, Riga, Latvia, LV - 1473
E-mail: kanceleja[at]*mod.gov.lv

 

Location of the Ministry of Defence

 

Administrative Structure of the Ministry of Defence

 

 

 

Structural Unit

 

Position

 

Name and Surname

 

Telephone, e-mail

 

Minister Raimonds Bergmanis +(371) 67335114
Minister's Bureau Senior Desk Officer (Secretary) Santa Škogale

+(371) 67335114,

santa.skogale[at]mod.gov.lv

Parliamentary Secretary Andrejs Panteļējevs

+(371) 67335112,

Andrejs.Pantelejevs[at]mod.gov.lv

Head of Minister's bureau Ieva Jirgensone

+(371) 67335188,

ieva.jirgensone[at]mod.gov.lv

 

Minister’s PR Advisor

Līga Krapāne

+(371) 67335055,

liga.krapane[at]mod.gov.lv

 

Minister’s Legal Advisor

Kaspars Ķikste

+(371) 67335060,

kaspars.kikste[at]mod.gov.lv

  Minister's Military Advisor Andris Rozītis

+(371) 67335017,

andris.rozitis[at]mod.gov.lv 

  Minister's Advisor on International Security  Jānis Kažociņš +(371) 67335017
Management State Secretary Jānis Garisons

+(371) 67335119,

Janis.Garisons[at]mod.gov.lv

Senior Desk Officer (Secretary) Ilze Lapiņa

+(371) 67335119,

Ilze.Lapina[at]mod.gov.lv

Undersecretary of State for Administrative and Legal Matters Ilona Dreģe

+ (371) 67335125,

Ilona.Drege[at]mod.gov.lv

Undersecretary of State for Logistics Aivars Puriņš

+(371) 67335116,

Aivars.Purins[at]mod.gov.lv

Undersecretary of State for Finance Everita Palma-Jansone

+ (371) 67335151,

Everita.Palma[at]mod.gov.lv

 

Undersecretary of State - Policy Director 

Jānis Karlsbergs

+(371) 67335059,
Janis.Karlsbergs[at]mod.gov.lv

  Executive Secretary for Military Capability Development  Brig.Gen. Juris Kiukucāns

+ (371) 67335117,

Juris.Kiuikucans[at]mod.gov.lv 

Security Section Head of Section Agris Baranovskis

+(371) 67335220,

Agris.Baranovskis[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Elvīra Šmukste

+(371) 67335298,

Elvira.Smukste[at]mod.gov.lv

National Cybersecurity
Policy Coordination
Section
Head of Section Ieva Kupce

+(371) 67335105,

Ieva.Kupce[at]mod.gov.lv

Administrative and Document Management Department  Director of Department - Head of Administrative Section  Evija Moora-Sīpola  +(371) 67335108,
Evija.Moora[at]mod.gov.lv 
Records Management Section   
 
Head of Section  Elita Kļaviņa  +(371) 67335121,
Elita.Klavina[at]mod.gov.lv 
Central Archives Head of Section Gundega Ķimele  
 
+ (371) 67335123,
Gundega.Kimele[at]mod.gov.lv 
Military Public Affairs Department Director of Department

Kaspars Galkins

+(371) 67335085,
+(371) 29478861,

Kaspars.Galkins[at]mod.gov.lv

Military Public Information Section Acting Head of Section Inga Dambe

+(371) 67335273

Inga.Dambe[at]mod.gov.lv

Media Relations Section Head of Section Anete Gnēze

+(371) 67335093,
+(371) 26474087,

Anete.Gneze[at]mod.gov.lv

Audit and Inspection Department Director of Department - Head of Audit section Mārtiņs Paškēvičs

+(371) 67335228,

Martins.Paskevics[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Director of Department - Inspector General Mārtiņš Nilsons

+(371) 67335253,

Matins.Nilsons[at]mod.gov.lv 

Defence Planning and Analysis Department Director of Department Aigars Mikiško

+(371) 67335101,

Aigars.Mikisko[at]mod.gov.lv 

Defence Planning Section Head of Section Uģis Norītis

+ (371) 67335134,

Ugis.Noritis[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Anita Šaraka

+ (371) 67335275,

Anita.Saraka[at]mod.gov.lv

Structural Long-term Planning Section Head of Section

Ltc Armands Veters

+(371) 67335204,

Armands.Veters[at]mod.gov.lv

Attachés and Representatives Section Head of Section Renāte Ancāne

+(371) 67335232,

Renate.Ancane[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Ieva Puriņa

+(371) 67335262,

Ieva.Purina[at]mod.gov.lv

Defence Policy Department Director of Department Rolands Heniņš

+(371) 67335245,

Rolands.Henins[at]mod.gov.lv

Defence Policy and Strategy Section Head of Section Ginta Brumane-Gromula

+(371) 667335034,

Ginta.Brumane[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Sarmīte Kovaļevska

+(371) 67335078,

Sarmite.Kovalevska[at]mod.gov.lv

Bilateral Cooperation Section Head of Section Kristiāna Vētra

+(371) 67335131,

Kristiana.Vetra[at]mod.gov.lv

Multilateral Relations and International Organizations Section Head of Section Edvards Seliška

+ (371) 67335028,

Eduards.Seliska[at]mod.gov.lv

Organisation Section Head of Section Elīna Timma

+(371) 67335043,

Elina.Timma[at]mod.gov.lv 

Crisis Management Department

Acting Director of Department

Lt.Col. Aigars Liepiņš

+(371) 67335102,

Aigars.Liepins[at]mod.gov.lv

Civil-military Cooperation Section Head of Section Edgars Svarenieks

+(371) 67335029,

Edgars.Svarenieks[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Ilona Ekmane

+(371) 67335184,

Ilona.Ekmane[at]mod.gov.lv

International Operations Policy Section Head of Section Diāna Baranova

+(371) 67335284,

Diana.Baranova[at]mod.gov.lv

Head of Section Jevgēnijs Pavlovičs

+(371) 67335285,

Jevgenijs.Pavlovics[at]mod.gov.lv

Mobilisation and Host Nation Support Planning Section Head of Section Lt.Col. Aigars Liepiņš

+(371) 67335102,

Aigars.Liepins[at]mod.gov.lv

Logistics Policy Department Director of Department Kristīne Rudzīte – Stejskala

+(371) 67335165,

Kristine.Rudzite[at]mod.gov.lv

Provision Strategy Section Head of Section Maj. Normunds Grava

+(371) 67335158,

Normunds.Grava[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section

 

NATO and EU Projects Development Section Head of Section Aleksandrs Valdis Būcēns

+(371) 67335025,

Valdis.Bucens[at]mod.gov.lv

Defence Capabilities Development Project Section

Sea and Coastal Surveillance System Project Manager

Signe Perija

+(371) 67335001,

Signe.Perija[at]mod.gov.lv

NAF Military Base "Lielvārde" Project Manager

Baiba Pikola

+(371) 67335174,

Baiba.Pikola[at]mod.gov.lv 

Coast Guard Patrol Boat Construction Project Manager

Jeļena Zubenkova- Birzniece

+(371) 67335157,

Jelena.Zubenkova[at]mod.gov.lv

  Airspace surveillance radar project manager  Jānis Blūzmanis 

+(371) 6733032,

Janis.Bluzmanis[at]mod.gov.lv

Procurement Planning, Methodology and Support Section  Head of Section  Māris Ķuda +(371) 67335026,
Maris.Kuda[at]mod.gov.lv 
Resource Planning Department Director of Department Gunta Keiša

+(371) 67335163,

Gunta.Keisa[at]mod.gov.lv

Finance Section Head of Section Inga Lietiņa

+(371) 67335160,

Inga.Lietina[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Ineta Jursiņa-Videmane

+(371) 67335162,

Ineta.Jursina[at]mod.gov.lv

Budget and Investment Planning Section Head of Section Tamāra Kolīte 

+(371) 67335173,
Tamara.Kolite[at]mod.gov.lv

  Deputy Head of Section  Laura Indriksone  +(371) 67335297,
Laura.Indriksone[at]mod.gov.lv 
Legal Department Director of Department Svetlana Araslanova

+(371) 67335133,

Svetlana.Araslanova[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Director of Department Anita Rimša

+(371) 67335128,

Anita.Rimsa[at]mod.gov.lv

International Law Section Head of Section Sanda Vistiņa

+(371) 67335249,

Sanda.Vistina[at]mod.gov.lv

Legal Documents Section Head of Section Vita Upeniece 

+ (371) 67335077,

Vita.Upeniece[at]mod.gov.lv

  Deputy Head of Section  Sanita Žogota 

+ (371) 67335283,

Sanita.Zogota[at]mod.gov.lv

Private Law Section Head of Section Ilze Alkšere

+ (371) 67335217,

Ilze Alksere[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Kristaps Vecvagars

+ (371) 67335251,

Kristaps.Vecvagars[at]mod.gov.lv 

Communications and Information Technology Department Acting Director of Department Ainārs Krastiņš

+ (371) 67335142,

Ainars.Krastins[at]mod.gov.lv

Telecommunications Section Head of Section Aivars Plenkovs

+ (371) 67335141,

Aivars.Plenkovs[at]mod.gov.lv

Information Technology Section Head of Section Edgars Liepiņš

+ (371) 67335144,

Edgars.Liepins[at]mod.gov.lv

IT Project Management Section Head of Section Ainārs Krastiņš

+ (371) 67335142,

Ainars.Krastins[at]mod.gov.lv

Personnel Development Department Director of Department Col. Normunds Aleksis

+(371) 67335269,

Normunds.Aleksis[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Director of Department Gunārs Upītis

+(371) 67335259,

Gunars.Upitis[at]mod.gov.lv 

Personnel Management Section Head of Section Ilze Muceniece

+ (371) 67335200,

Ilze.Muceniece[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Elita Kļava

+(371) 67335201,

Elita.Klava[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section on Military Personnel Matters Cpt. Zane Šneidere 

+(371) 67335207,

Zane.Sneidere[at]mod.gov.lv

Military Education Section Head of Section Liene Liepiņa

+ (371) 67335015,

Liene.Liepina[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Inese Kaive

+(371) 67335257,

Inese.Kaive[at]mod.gov.lv

Social Issues Section Head of Section Andris Jaško

+ (371) 67335197,

Andris.Jasko[at]mod.gov.lv

Central Accounting Office

Head of Section, Head Accountant

Ingrīda Beļaņina

+(371) 67335040,

Ingrida.Belanina[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Anna Bogdanova

+(371) 67335189,

Anna.Bogdanova[at]mod.gov.lv

Deputy Head of Section Inese Veikšina

+(371) 67335317,

Inese.Veiksina[at]mod.gov.lv

Maintenance Section Head of Section Ēriks Ankipāns + (371) 67335210

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Information updated on August 17, 2015.

 

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