Leadership

Atis Lejiņš

Honorary director

E-mail

Mobile phone +37129238256

Post box Pils street 21, Riga, LV-1050, Republic of Latvia

Atis Lejiņš founded the LIIA in 1992 and was director from 1992-2011. Born in Latvia during the Second World War, he studied and worked in Australia, the USA, and Sweden before returning to Latvia after the restoration of independence in 1991. He was elected to the 10th Saeima (Latvian parliament) in October 2010 and serves in the European Affairs and Foreign Relations committees.