Riga, 2014-07-30 08:15 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Management Board of Latvenergo AS and the company`s shareholder the Ministry of Economics have held a meeting to discuss the further development of the company`s management. To increase the administrative and legal capacity of Latvenergo AS subsidiary Enerģijas publiskais tirgotājs AS, it is planned to appoint Arnis Kurgis, who currently is a member of the Management Board of Latvenergo AS, to the management of the Enerģijas publiskais tirgotājs AS. The Ministry of Economics plans to choose the new candidate of the Management Board of Latvenergo AS in order of nomination. These changes will be introduced after the appropriate candidate selection process.
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Latvenergo Group is a pan-Baltic energy company, engaging in electricity and thermal energy generation and supply, electricity distribution services and management of transmission system assets. Latvenergo Group holds one-third of the entire Baltic electricity market, thus ensuring its leadership in the Baltic electricity supply. Latvenergo AS has been acknowledged as the most valuable company in Latvia for several years in a row. International credit rating agency Moody’s has assigned Latvenergo AS an investment-grade credit rating of Baa3/stable.
Latvenergo Group includes the parent company Latvenergo AS (electricity and thermal energy generation and supply) and its subsidiaries Latvijas elektriskie tīkli AS (management of transmission system assets), Sadales tīkls AS (electricity distribution), Elektrum Eesti OÜ (electricity supply in Estonia), Elektrum Lietuva UAB (electricity supply in Lithuania), Enerģijas publiskais tirgotājs AS (administration of electricity mandatory procurement process) and Liepājas enerģija SIA (electricity and thermal energy generation and supply), as well as Elektrum Latvija SIA (electricity supply), a subsidiary of Elektrum Eesti OÜ.