Baltic International Bank SE appoints Māris Liguts as a new member of the Management Board
Māris Liguts has been appointed as a new member of the Management Board of Baltic International Bank SE. He will be in charge of managing the AML or money laundering and terrorism and proliferation financing risk at the Bank.
Previously, Māris Liguts worked for the law firm Deloitte Legal where he was a member of the board and a sworn advocate. Māris Liguts specialises in legal advice related to banking and financial law, commercial law, property law, etc. Māris Liguts is ranked as one of Latvia’s leading banking lawyers by international legal rating agencies (Legal 500, Chambers & Partners). He is also Member of the Board at the Latvian Athletics Association.
Viktors Bolbats, Chairman of the Management Board of Baltic International Bank SE: “I am pleased that Māris Liguts has joined the Management Board of Baltic International Bank. Mr Liguts’ previous professional experience will be a significant contribution to the Bank’s oversight of AML, which is one of the priorities of Baltic International Bank SE. Strengthening the management team is yet another step towards the Bank’s business goals, both locally and internationally.”
Māris Liguts, Member of the Management Board of Baltic International Bank SE: “Having regard to the role of Baltic International Bank in the Latvian financial sector so far, as well as the Bank’s strategic goals in the development of its operations both at local and international level, I am pleased to join the Management Board of the Bank. The strengthening of the internal control is one of the most essential areas for each bank and it plays a key role in the Bank’s overall development as the Bank focuses on new target markets.”