2016 - Present
Business Planning and Control. Reporting according to GRI standards. Financial analytics.
2014 - Present
Riga Stradins university, Faculty of European Studies, Department of Regional Economics and Business
Lecture courses: bachelor level: "International Financial Relations and European Monetary Union" (eng), "Securities Market. European Experience" (eng) and "Basics of Finance" (lat); master level: "International Business Economics" (eng); scientific advisory of Bachelor's and Master's thesis; study program management.
2008 - 2014
Riga Stradins university
Reading lecture courses "International Financial Relations and European Monetary Union", "Securities Market. European Experience" and "Basics of Finance"; advising students during formation of Bachelor's paper
2007 - 2013
Mortgage and Land Bank of Latvia
Investment product sales process organization (employee education, marketing, administration, etc.)
Education and training
2003 - 2013
Doctoral Degree in Business Management (Dr.oec.)
Rīga Technical University
Faculty of Engineering Economics. Thesis: Development of Employee Share Ownership in Latvia. Scientific supervisor: prof. Inna Dovladbekova
2006 - 2007
Doctoral Program Student (exchange)
Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich
Banking, Private Banking, Financial Markets and Institutions (Exam), Corporate Finance, etc.
2001 - 2003
Master’s Degree in Economics
Riga Technical University
Faculty of Engineering Economics, speciality – Development of national economy and regional growth; Thesis: Development tendencies of Latvian Securities Market when integrating into the European Union
1998 - 2001
Bachelor Degree in Business Menegement
Riga Technical University
Faculty of Engineering Economics, specialty – Administration of Customs and Taxes; theme of Bachelor's paper – "Transit problems and solutions in Latvia"
"Didactics of Higher Education: contemporary theory and experience" study course (PhD and PostDoc level) at University of Latvia, 2013/2014 spring semester
"Econometrics" study course (master level) at the Riga Technical University, 2013/2014 spring semester.
"Preparation of scientific publications in accordance with international standards" a course of lectures at the Riga Technical University, 2012/2013 fall semester.
„Research methodology. Qualitative and Mixed Research Methods. Quantitative Research Methods", Doctoral School of Riga technical university, October 19 – November 4, 2011.
Investment product sales, October 2010, Mortgage and Land Bank of Latvia, Riga.
Private Banking, September 2008, University of Zurich, Zurich.
Project management, April 2008, Business Consulting Centre, Riga.
A. Berķe-Berga, I. Dovladbekova, Ē. Šumilo, I. Baumane-Vītoliņa DEVELOPMENT OF EMPLOYEE INTEGRATION: SHARE OWNERSHIP PERSPECTIVE // Economic Science for Rural Development No. 39, 2015, pp.79-88; ISSN 1691-3078
Berķe-Berga A. „Employee Share Ownership in Latvia: Employee's Perspective" International Journal of Business and Management Studies (IJBMS), Vol. 3, No. 1, 2014, p. 167-178 ISSN: 2158-1479
Berķe-Berga, A. Impact of Privatization on Employees' Treatment towards Share Ownership. Economics and Business. Nr.25, 2014, 12.-18.pp. ISSN 2255-7337. e-ISSN 2255-8756
Berķe-Berga A. Employee ownership model for Latvia // Riga Technical University 53rd International Scientific Conference Paper dedicated to the 150th anniversary. – Riga: Riga Technical University, 2012 – 6 pages (CD)
Berķe-Berga A. Employee share ownership as a productivity promoting factor // Riga Stradiņš University, Scientific proceedings: 2011. Social Science Field Research Publications of year 2011: Economics. Communication. Politics. Sociology. Social Policy and Social Work. Rights. - Riga: RSU, 2012. – pp. 36-41
Conferences and Seminars
16th International Scientific Conference „Economic Sciencce for Rural Development" 23.-24.april, Latvia University of Agriculture; subject: DEVELOPMENT OF EMPLOYEE INTEGRATION: SHARE OWNERSHIP PERSPECTIVE
28th International Business Research Conference, 8.- 9. September 2014, Barcelona, Spain. Subject: "Leverage and Liquidity of Latvian Companies: The Way Through Crisis"
Seminar - discussion «Was the crisis a good teacher? Latvians evaluate the success story», 8.deceber 2014, Oslo, Norway. Subject: "Business Survival Strategy"
International Journal of Arts & Sciences conference in Freiburg (Germany), 3-6 Dec 2013, report on: "Employee Share Ownership in Latvia: Employees' Perspective"
Riga Technical University 54th International Scientific Conference, 14-16 October 2013, Impact of Privatization on Employees' Treatment towards Share Ownership
Supervised study programme
Rīga Stradiņš University, Bachelor, Full-time studies, European Economics and Business
Rīga Stradiņš University, Bachelor, Full-time studies, International Business and Sustainable Economics
Supervised and reviewed student research papers
Supervised: Master's theses: 2; Bachelor's theses: 6
Reviewed: Master's theses: 2; Bachelor's theses: 5
„Crisis exit strategies and post-crisis economic and socio-cultural changes in Latvia" (project period 2013-2015)
National Research Programme 5.2. "Economic Transformation, Smart Growth, Governance and Legal Framework for the State and Society for Sustainable Development - a New Approach to the Creation of a Sustainable Learning Community (EKOSOC-LV)"
Share Ownership, Equity Markets, International Finance, Corporate Finance, Derivatives