Jānis Grēviņš has been Appointed for RBS Director Position for Next Five Years

On June 25 Riga Technical University Senate confirmed and appointed Jānis Grēviņš to the position of Director of RTU Riga Business School. Jānis Grēviņš was the recommended candidate of Riga Technical University Riga Business School Advisory Board for this position for next five years.


The election process was conducted in accordance with the Bylaws of RTU RBS. The Bylaws dictate that the selection process must be consistent with the practices employed by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). In accordance with this, the Advisory Board elected a separate Nomination Committee consisting of representatives of RBS students, faculty, staff and Advisory Board, as well as representatives of RTU. The vacancy was announced at the end of February, after which the Nomination Committee pre-screened the candidates and selected three finalists. The finalists were interviewed by the Nomination Committee, RBS faculty, staff, as well as the RBS Council. Following the interviews, each group provided their recommendations. Having summarized the results, the Nomination Committee put forward two candidates for the consideration of the Advisory Board. In making their decision, the RBS Advisory Board took into account the recommendations of the Nomination Committee, RBS Council, staff and faculty, which all supported Jānis Grēviņš for the position of the Director of RBS.