Our Team
Dagnija Lacis, President and CEO

Dagnija Lacis is Founder, President and CEO. Prior to starting BTG in 1991, she had extensive experience at Burroughs, now Unisys, Corporation with positions of increasing responsibilities, most recently Vice President of Education Marketing and Services. Dagnija has a B.S. in both Chemistry and Mathematics Cum Laude from Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Andris Lacis, Executive Vice President

Andris Lacis is Executive Vice President. His responsibilities include management over the entire business operations. Andris is an engineer and experienced senior executive in operations, engineering, marketing and sales to the automotive market. He currently serves as the Honorary Consul for Latvia for the State of Michigan and is a Past Board Member of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). Andris received his B.S. from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana and MBA in Marketing from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.

Peteris Kokovkins, Chairman of the Board

Peteris Kokovkins joined Baltic Technology Group in 1992 as a programmer and currently holds the position of Director of the company. Peteris has more than 15 years experience in networking, business, finance and company administration. Peteris has a diploma of engineer of radio electronics from RTU and MBA from RISEBA, Riga, Latvia.

Elmars Strods, Team Lead and Senior Unisys EAE/ AB Suite Consultant

Elmars Strods joined Baltic Technology Group in 1992 as a programmer and currently holds the position of Team Lead and Senior Unisys EAE/  AB Suite Consultant.  Elmars has more than 15 years experience in systems analysis, design, programming, project management and training with a focus on Unisys technologies.  Elmars has a MSc. in Mechanical Engineering from the Riga Technical University in Riga, Latvia.

Astra Kikute, Director of HR and Contract Operations

Astra Kikute joined Baltic Technology Group in 1995 and currently holds the position of Director of Human Resources and Contract Operations. She has more than 15 years experience in project administration, contract operations, human resource management and personnel development. Astra is an expert in offshore and nearshore project planning and administration including recruiting and budgeting. Astra holds BSc in Business Administration (International Business) from University of Latvia, Riga, Latvia.

Ed Lacis, Vice President

Ed Lacis is Vice President. Ed received a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana and a MBA from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.

Larisa Brosko, Vice President and General Counsel

Larisa Brosko is Vice President and General Counsel. Her responsibilities include managing all legal aspects of the business, along with marketing.  Larisa is a registered patent attorney and experienced general counsel to start-up biotech, pharmaceutical and technology companies. She currently serves as a Board Member for the Association of Corporate Counsel, Austin.  Larisa received a B.S. from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and a J.D. from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois.

Get the latest BTG news, updates and more delivered directly to your email inbox

• BTG will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing
• I agree to my personal data being stored and used to receive the updates
• I agree to receive information and updates about BTG

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us. By clicking below, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with our Privacy Policy.