Janis has been actively engaged in energy sector since 2010, focusing on development and capital raising for different type and size energy plants. He has been the Head of Energy department in BDO Law for 6 years. Since 2013 Janis is CEO of Latvian Cogeneration Association and is having active role in communication with government institutions regarding improvements of energy sector regulation in Latvia. Janis is also CEO and shareholder of 14 MW biomass boilerhouse in Riga. Educated in Finances at University of Latvia, Law at Business University Turiba and in WU Executive Academy, program Executive Energy Expert.