Meet the veset team
Maris is the Chairman of Veset and co-founder of Veset, he takes an active part in the company’s operations. The former Prime Minister of Latvia (1994-1995), Maris has served in the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Defence and Regional Development. He has also been President of Nordic Investment Park and on the Supervisory board of several organisations. He brings a wealth of management and strategic insight to the Company.
Igor Krol is the Chief Executive Officer of Veset. He oversees the company’s overall operations and strategic direction. Igor joined Veset in 2013 as COO and became CEO in 2015, and prior to that Igor had a 12 year long career in investment banking/M&A at Citigroup/Schroder Salomon Smith Barney in London. Igor brings extensive client and investor relationship expertise, as well as broad strategic, finance and operational knowledge.
Gatis is the Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Veset, and is responsible for defining and shaping Veset’s technology strategy, product roadmap and service proposition. Prior to starting Veset in 2011, Gatis held senior management positions at leading Latvian telecom and IT companies Lattelecom and DPA. Heading complex IT integration projects involving cloud technologies and IP/telecom solutions Gatis led enterprise wide engagements across Central and Eastern Europe.
Elena is the Chief Operating Officer of Veset. She oversees business operations of the company and in particular responsible for sales and dealing with new clients. Prior to joining Veset in 2018, Elena held various positions in equity capital markets and M&A at VTB Capital, Citigroup and HSBC in London and New York. She brings client relationship expertise and experience in managing complex projects with multi-national customers around the world.
Martins oversees playout services at Veset. He and his team are responsible for the seamless implementation and daily delivery of playout service to the clients. Martins joined Veset in 2013. He is a highly qualified and certified engineer, with a deep understanding of cloud and broadcast technologies and workflows. Prior to Veset Martins worked at DPA, the leading Latvian IT services company.
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