Māris Kučinskis
Prime Minister
Māris Kučinskis
Prime Minister
Last Updated: 24.02.2017

Date of birth: 28 November 1961

 Work experience:

Since 11 February 2016 – Prime Minister of the Republic of Latvia
November 2014 – February 2016 Member of the 12th Saeima, Chairman of the Sustainable Development Commission
September 2013 – February 2016 Latvian Large Cities Association, Executive Director
June 2014 – November 2014 Member of the 11th Saeima
February 2012 – August 2013 Latvian Large Cities Association, Deputy Executive Director
November 2011 – January 2012  Latvian Large Cities Association, Advisor
October 2010 – November 2011 Member of the 10th Saeima
October 2006 – October 2010 Member of the 9th  Saeima
December 2004 – November 2006 Minister for Regional Development and Local Governments
2003–2004 Member of the 8th Saeima 
1998–2003 Valmiera City Council, Chairman
1998–2000 Valmiera District Council, Chairman
1997–1998 "Apgāds" Ltd., Director
1996–1997 Valmiera City Council, Chairman
1991–1994 "Apgāds" Ltd., Deputy Director
1987–1991 Housing Facilities and Public Utilities of Valmiera District, economist
1984–1987 Latvia Fire-Fighting Equipment Plant, Senior Accountant
1980–1981 Valmiera City Council, Finance Division, economist

Education:

1983–1988 University of Latvia, Department of Management and Economic Information, qualification – economist
1977–1980 Valmiera Secondary School No.4
1969–1977 Ķirbiži Elementary School