Edvīns Bērziņš, Supervisory Board, RB Rail AS

Edvīns Bērziņš

Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Edvīns Bērziņš has MA in Law and MBA degree of the Norwegian–Latvian Professional Master Programme “Innovations and Entrepreneurship” (Riga Technical University, RTU). In 2016, he has graduated the Professional Board Member Education Program at the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance (BICG).
He has been Head of International Relations Department in the Police Academy of Latvia, has worked as Legal Consultant at “Lattelecom” ltd., Head of Legal Department in “Latvijas kuģniecība AS”, has been Member of the Board at “Latvijas kuģniecība AS”. Since 2011, he is a member of the Board at “Latvijas dzelzceļš” VAS. During 2015, Mr. Bērziņš took the position of Interim CEO of the joint venture “RB Rail AS” (project Rail Baltica) and now holds the position of the Chairman of the Supervisory Board at “RB Rail AS”. Since 2016, he acts as Chairman of the Board at SJSC Latvijas dzelzceļš.
He is also Vice-President of the Employers’ Confederation of Latvia (LDDK), Presidium Member at the Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Member of the RTU Advisory Board, Council Member of the LCCI, Chairman of Latvia-Belarus and Latvia-Kazakhstan Councils of Business Cooperation, as well as Member of the Councillors’ Convent and Member of Law Faculty Dome at Turiba University.

Danielius Dolgich, Supervisory Board, RB Rail AS

Danielius Dolgich

Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Danielius Dolgich has more than thirteen years of legal counselling and managerial work experience in the companies of large scale infrastructure management, transport and construction industry. Since 2008 he has worked at JSC “Lietuvos geležinkeliai” in different capacities – as a senior lawyer in the Legal and Personnel department dealing with commercial, corporative, public procurement, financing affairs and the implementation of large scale EU’s funded railway infrastructure projects. Since 2013 he acts as a Chief Legal Officer in “Rail Baltica” project directorate with the responsibilities to implement Rail Baltica project with in Lithuania’s territory and carry out overall legal supervision of the project.
Danielius Dolgich has participated as a legal expert of Rail Baltica Task Force (Lithuania) in negotiations on establishment of global Rail Baltica project coordinating and management company –  RB RAIL AS. He was also assigned as a legal expert for establishing North Sea – Baltic Rail Freight Corridor No 8.  
Danielius Dolgich has experience in holding positions of Management Board Member in road and railways construction company JSC “Gelmagis” and JSC “Rail Baltica statyba”, as well other senior positions in a smaller scale private companies.
He has gained MA in Law at Vilnius University and studied Economics.

Vineta Rudzīte, Supervisory Board, RB Rail AS

Vineta Rudzīte

Member of the Supervisory Board

Vineta Rudzīte has more than fifteen years legal counselling experience in the companies of large scale infrastructure management and transport industry. Since 2011 she has worked at SJSC “Latvijas Dzelzceļš” in different capacities – as a Specialist in the Legal and Administrative issues, a Deputy Legal Director on administrative issues and Head of Secretariat of Presidents’ Council. Also, she has acted as a Manager of Legal and Administrative support of “RB Rail” from 2014 till 2015.

Previously she has worked at “Latvijas Kuģniecība” as a Deputy Legal Director, at “Lattelecom” as a Legal Consultant. V. Rudzīte has an experience in international relations by working at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia and being stationed as a staff member to embassy of the Republic of Latvia in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and in the Republic of Poland.

She has BA and MA in Law and Ba in English Philology (both at the University of Latvia). She has achieved a distinction in distance learning course on Marine Insurance at Cambridge Academy of Transport.

Indrek Orav, Supervisory Board, RB Rail AS

Indrek Orav

Member of the Supervisory Board

Indrek Orav leads Rail Baltic Estonia, which is one of the implementing bodies for the Rail Baltica project in Estonia. 2004-2009 Indrek Orav worked in Estonian Railways first as one of the directors and later as a Management Board member. Rail Baltic Estonia is a company representing the interests of the Republic of Estonia in the Joint Venture RB Rail AS, set up by the three countries in Riga for management of the whole project. Indrek Orav has obtained a Master’s degree in Law in Tartu University and degree in Diplomacy and International Relations in the Estonian School of Diplomacy.

Dainius Budrys, Supervisory Board, RB Rail AS

Dainius Budrys

Member of the Supervisory Board

Dainius Budrys has more than fifteen years of experience working in public and private sectors. Since 2001 he worked on executive level in different capacities – Head of Commercial operations (JSC “Avec Lit”), Director of Supermarkets (JSC “RIMI Lietuva”), Director and owner (JSC “Audivision”). In 2008 Dainius was elected as a member of the Parliament (Seimas) of the Republic of Lithuania and was also appointed as the Chair of the Committee on Economics.

His involvement with the Rail Baltica project began in 2014 when he was appointed as the director of “Lithuanian Railways” subsidiary company “Rail Baltica statyba”, the Lithuanian shareholding company of the joint venture “RB Rail AS”.

Dainius has BA in Economics and MA in Business management (both at the University of Klaipėda).

Anti Moppel, Supervisory Board, RB Rail AS

Anti Moppel

Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Anti Moppel has more than 20 years of experience working in the public sector and especially in the transport and logistics field. From 1996 till 2002 he worked at the Ministry of Transport and Communications as a Director of Transport Infrastructure Development Department and he have had opportunity to be involved into the Rail Baltica facilitation process from its beginning. Since 2002 he is working as a Ministerial Counsellor for Transport and Logistics at the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications of Estonia.

Anti Moppel has obtained a Master Degree in Geology in Tartu University and has an experience by working at the Centre of Geological Survey of Estonia from 1993 till 1996.