Andris Bērziņš (Latvian President)
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|8th President of Latvia|
8 July 2011 – 8 July 2015
|Prime Minister||Valdis Dombrovskis|
|Preceded by||Valdis Zatlers|
|Succeeded by||Raimonds Vējonis|
|Born||10 December 1944|
|Political party||Communist Party (Before 1990)|
Popular Front (1990–1993)
Union of Greens and Farmers (2002–2011)
|Spouse(s)||Dzintra Bērziņa (past)|
Dace Seisuma (2011–2016, div.)
|Alma mater||Riga Technical University|
University of Latvia
Andris Bērziņš (born 10 December 1944) is a Latvian businessman and politician. He was President of Latvia from 2011 to 2015. Bērziņš was the President of Unibanka from 1993 to 2004. He was elected as President by the Saeima on 2 June 2011.
References[change | change source]
- Petrova, Alla (2 June 2011). "Andris Berzins – newly elected president of Latvia". The Baltic Course. Retrieved 18 September 2011.
- "Andris Berzins elected new president in Latvia". BBC. 2 June 2011. Retrieved 18 September 2011.