Mentors

The IT area is broad; our mentors are experts from different tech areas and cover a wide range of roles - product development, project management, development, testing, UX, IT admin and others

BACK-END DEVELOPEMENT
Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Fatih Mehmet Soylemez
Back-end development
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Anastasija Razumilova
Back-end development
Jelena Avramenko
Back-end development
Roberts Sukonovs
Back-end development
Andrejs Adamovics
back-end development, app development, IT admin / DevOps 
Natalja Kolosova
back-end development, business analytics, solution architecture /integrating systems
Martins Lagzdins
back-end development, data analytics, IoT
Mihails Bagrovs
back-end development, IT admin , DevOps, startups , entrepreneurship
Alexander Zelenkov
back-end development, project management
Rūdolfs Kreicbergs
back-end development, startups, entrepreneurship, Engineering career development, engineering practices, software architecture
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

BUSINESS ANALYTICS

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Martins Lusis
business analytics
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Dace Kvalberga
business analytics
Liana Rutka
business analytics
Kaspars Omuls
business analytics
Andris Bariss
business analytics
Ilze Medne
business analytics, self leadership, leading teams, leading business
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

DATA ANALYTICS

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Andželika Zaharova
data analytics, business analytics
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Madara Cernavska
data analytics, business analytics
Edgars Sedovs
data analytics, business analytics
Ivars Krampis-Vanags
data analytics, business analytics, topics related to building online training business
Maija Sjomkane
data analytics, Python programming, numerical modelling
Māra Pudāne
data analytics, research and industry crossover
Timofejs Murenecs
data analytics, SAP Analytics
Dagnija Strīķe
data analytics
Keith Lowton
data analytics, business analytics
Jelena Lor
data analytics, business analytics
Solvita Bērziša
project management, data analytics, business analytics
Agrita Garnizone
data science, full-stack development, project management
Liene Ziediņa
data analytics, quality assurance (QA) / testing
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

APP DEVELOPEMENT

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Anna Sibirtseva
app development
Darja Orlova (ex Tretjakova)
app development (flutter & android)
Kristaps Grinbergs
app development, startups / entrepreneurship, mobile development (iOS)
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

FRONT-END DEVELOPEMENT

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Uldis Siliņš
front-end development
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Janis Horsts
front-end development, back-end development
Artūrs Tabačņiks
front-end development, back-end development
Mārtiņš Barinskis
front-end development, back-end development
Inese Upelniece
front-end development, back-end development, app development
Pavel Yegorov
front-end development, back-end development, app development
Oskars Kārlis Klaumanis
front-end development, back-end development, app development
Jānis Vītums
front-end development, back-end development, app development
Daniel Zohar
front-end development, back-end development, app development, startups / entrepreneurship, data analytics, Leadership
Bogdans Ozerkins
front-end development, back-end development, IT admin / DevOps, data analytics
Oskars Pakers
front-end development, back-end development, IT admin / DevOps, quality assurance (QA) / testing
Vasilij Savin
front-end development, back-end development, project management
Alexey Vorobyov
front-end development, back-end development, project management, data analytics
Raivis Gelsbergs
front-end development, back-end development, startups / entrepreneurship
Raimonds Kaže
front-end development, startups / entrepreneurship
Jevgenijs Voronovs
front-end development, UX / UI
Sintija Potaicuka
front-end development, UX / UI, startups / entrepreneurship, Advertising, branding 
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

IT ADMIN / DEVOPS

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Janis Baklans
IT admin, DevOps
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Kaspars Vilde
IT admin, DevOps
Aleksei Larkov
IT admin, DevOps
Andris Lišmanis
IT admin, DevOps
Filip Van Damme
IT admin, DevOps
Igors Jakimenko
IT admin, DevOps
Jekaterina Kunakovska
IT admin, DevOps
Roberts Eberliņš
IT admin / DevOps, customer support in IT (Service Desk)
Anton Krupskyi
IT admin / DevOps, information security
Peter Gubarevich
IT admin / DevOps, IT Security
Toms Pēcis
IT admin / DevOps, IT Security
Kaspars Vasiļevskis
IT admin / DevOps, Security, cybersecurity
Didzis Balodis
IT admin, DevOps, startups, entrepreneurship, Cyber Security, IT audit
Panagiotis Dimas
IT admin, DevOps, Team Lead
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

UX/UI

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Audrey Leung
UX/UI
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Irina Ivanova
UX/UI
Līga Lētiņa
UX/UI
Līva Raita
UX/UI
Alise Sabanova
UX/UI
Linda Laskovska
UX/UI
Natalja Tarasova
UX/UI
Nadiia Buhaievska
UX/UI
James Bowman
UX/UI
Madara Zelčāne
UX/UI
Reinis Sudrabs
UX/UI
Ilva Mikīte
UX / UI, Building design systems
Inga Dzērve
UX / UI, data analytics, business analytics
Guntis Valters
UX / UI, data analytics, business analytics
Ilze Tenase
UX / UI, project management
Johanna-Mai Riismaa
UX / UI, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Alexandra Santos
UX / UI, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, quality assurance (QA) / testing
Jelena Solovjova
UX / UI, service design
Agnis Stibe
UX / UI, startups / entrepreneurship
Gints Fricbergs
UX / UI, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Andrejs Kirma
UX / UI
Sascha Lichtenstein
UX / UI
Ruslans Melniks
UX / UI
Rūdolfs Strēlis
UX / UI
Raitis Linde
UX / UI
Eduards Prieditis
UX / UI
Jānis Godiņš
UX / UI
Karlis Jonass
UX / UI, startups / entrepreneurship
Aleksandra Finch
UX / UI
Aire Mägi
UX / UI
Inta Bušinska
UX / UI
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Aivita Oša
project management
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Anastasija Krjukova
project management
Kristina Kushner
project management
Līga Šustere
project management
Sandis Polovko
project management
Olga Elste
project management, Agile sowtware development
Rūta Pirta-Dreimane
project management, business analytics, Innovation & ideas management (Design Thinking etc.)
Agnese Bukava
project management, business analytics, ISO 27001 certification, JIRA configuration, process and system analytics
Antons Ponomarjovs
project management, business analytics, operations improvement, business development, business and digital strategy
Kristīne Metuzāle
project management, business development
Līga Lakuča
project management, Digital  marketing
Oksana Tatarina
project management, digital literacy
Līga Luca
project management, HR
Kim Leandersson
project management, I'm not an expert in any of above, I'm more a generalist than can mentor on overall IT industry, on the big picture, on commercial and large scale delivery aspects of IT etc
Andris Melnudris
project management, ICT policy, leadership, communication and PR
Gundars Kūlups
project management, International business development B2B
Edgars Smilgzdruvs
project management, IT admin / DevOps
Kristine Zarina
project management, Leadership, team management 
Paula Zeikmane
project management, Marketing
Alina Mezciema
project management, professional growth
Jekaterīna Guļbinova
project management, quality assurance (QA) / testing, Scrum Master
Katrina Jermolova
project management, Risk & Compliance assurance
Mustafa Yilmaz
project management, SAP
Arta Abāšina
project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Elīna Jakubaņeca
project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Liva Perkone
project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Svetlana Zuravela
project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Ivo Peksens
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Scrum Mastering, Agile Coaching, Facilitation, Training, Coaching
Didzis Vilcans
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Egita Polanska
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Katrina Krivenko
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Rita Steimane
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics, exporting experience
Andra Strautiņa
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, coaching (stress management, self-compassion, resilience, well-being, time management, creating habits, goal setting, strategy for career and/or own company etc), PR (self-branding, first steps for creating company's/product branding) 
Anna Vladimirova-Kryukova
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, Cybersecurity, data protection
Alvaro Ager
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, data analytics, business analytics
Olga Luksa
project management, startups / entrepreneurship, quality assurance (QA) / testing
Dace Barone
project management, product ownership, IT admin, DevOps, quality assurance (QA) / testing
Aiga Kārkliņa
IT Project Management
Katrina Jermolova
project management, Risk & Compliance assurance
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

STARTUPS / ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Yina Ye
startups/entrepreneurship
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Andris K. Berzins
startups/entrepreneurship
Baiba Ebulina
startups/entrepreneurship
Marija Rucevska
startups/entrepreneurship
Zane Bojāre
startups/entrepreneurship
Ričards Lakučs
startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics, Marketing
Janis Volbergs
startups / entrepreneurship, data analytics, business analytics, Technology architecture
Olga Barreto Goncalves
startups / entrepreneurship, negotiation and conflict resolution
Inese Sulzanoka
startups / entrepreneurship, public relations, communication with investors
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

QUALITY ASSURANCE (QA) / TESTING

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Nadežda Zeņina
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Anna Gintere
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Natālija Takere
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Ginta Puriņa
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Edgars Zeltmanis
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Irina Semova
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Nikita Milka
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Zane Eriņa
quality assurance (QA) / testing
Ieva Sircova
quality assurance (QA) / testing, data analytics, business analytics
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

PRODUCT OWNERSHIP

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Everita Macko
product ownership, app development, business analytics
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Astra Cīrule
product ownership, app development, project management, business analytics
Edmunds Medvedevs
product ownership, app development, project management, startups, entrepreneurship, Ideju/produktu prototipēšana
Ieva Langenfelde
product ownership, app development, UX / UI, project management, Also UX research
Elvis Sinijs
product ownership, app development, UX / UI, project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Mārtiņš Leitass
product ownership, back-end development, project management, business analytics
Svetlana Dmitrichenko
product ownership, back-end development, project management, quality assurance (QA) / testing, data analytics
Irina Roskova
product ownership, business analytics, Communication, Smart Documentation
Evita Zarkevica
product ownership, business analytics, Consulting, IT Audit
Kevin Irlen
product ownership, front-end development, back-end development, app development, UX / UI, project management, startups, entrepreneurship, quality assurance (QA), testing
Andis Cīrulis
product ownership, front-end development, back-end development, project management
Andrejs Miko
product ownership, front-end development, back-end development, project management, IT admin / DevOps
Inga Helmane
product ownership, front-end development, project management, quality assurance (QA) / testing
Lota Plezere
product ownership, front-end development, UX / UI, project management, startups / entrepreneurship 
Līga Jermolova
product ownership, Intelligent Automation
Julija Melnika
product ownership, project management
Marija Riba
product ownership, project management
Nauris Kalējs
product ownership, project management
Irēna Zabašta
product ownership, project management
Viktorija Klimko
product ownership, project management, business analytics
Zane Segruma
product ownership, project management, business analytics, Design Thinking; Service Design
Aleksandrs Ķikuts
product ownership, project management, business analytics, Scrum Master
Diāna Butina
product ownership, project management, leadership
Jelena Uljankina
product ownership, project management, Leadership, self-awareness, change management 
Anna Jegorova
product ownership, project management, SAP business consulting
Elīna Lidere
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Liene Grenevica
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Justine Leitarte
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Laura Rjauka
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship
Reinis Vaivars
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Mehrnoosh Baratpour
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Mariia Tintul
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics, Sales, Marketing, PR, Strategic Partnerships and Client Management
Marija Timofejeva
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, data analytics, business analytics
Justine Kravale
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, HR
Sheriff Olujide
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, Venture Builder
Egita Vilcāne
product ownership, quality assurance (QA) / testing
Laura Medne
product ownership, quality assurance (QA) / testing, business analytics
Jelena Jurane
product ownership, sales and client journey
Alise Dīrika
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship
Kalev Rundu
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship
Indra Sāmīte
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Matiss Neimanis
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, business analytics
Jānis Kārkliņš
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, data analytics
Inga Harding
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, Digital marketing, Career in IT "how to succeed", How to get hired in IT global companies, CV building, Career mentorship, IT-Sales guiding, 
Marina Petrakova
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, health tech, digital health
Anna Andersone
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, leadership
Valerija Makijenko
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, leading software companies, products, development, tech leadership
Jurģis Tālants
product ownership, startups / entrepreneurship, security
Madara Lielpetere
product ownership, UX / UI
Kristofs Blaus
product ownership, UX / UI, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, User Acquisition, SaaS
Neringa Žemaitė
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, digital marketing, brand management
Katrina Jermolova
product ownership, project management, startups / entrepreneurship, Building resume, building your brand, developing career in large corporations, marketing strategies, finding your perfect job
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

TALENT MANAGEMENT

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Dagnija Veide
startups / entrepreneurship, All about human being in IT field from HR perspective
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

OTHER

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Rita Majore
Career Coaching and Consultations, Sustainable Performance, Leadership
Ivars Svekris
Cybersecurity
Karina Puķīte (Trence)
recruitment
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Amanda Muceniece - Krūmiņa
Career consulting
Zane Skreija-Ratkus
Career Growth, Coaching, Work-Life Balance
Nils Putnins
Cybersecurity
Gustavs Gotauts
e-commerce
Irina Točko
General mentorship on career path, helping choosing the speciality, consulting on job search & learning / developing 
Olga Borisova
HR manager, It recruiter
Dainis Kārkliņš
Information Security / Cybersecurity
Arturs Lindenbergs
Innovations & new solutions development
Elina Volksone
international ICT policy, international relations, the United Nations, intercultural-relations
Liene Karaca
Job search strategies in IT market
Baiba Grugule
marketing
Vanda Dauksta
presenting, pitching, sales, and everything communications-related
Laura Karatājeva
RPA developer & IT recruitment
Osvalds Blūzma
Sales and Account Management
Daina Skuja
Security delivery/ DevSecOps
Arturs Ermanis
SIEM, SOC, Vulnerability management, Wired and Wireless networking, NAC (dot1x, RBAC), Security assessment, Penetration testing, Monitoring solution implementation/configuration, System administration, Firewall, Virtualization
Jana Bihānova
user research, conversion rate optimization
Kristiāna Glovecka
business analysis
Ieva Ilvess
digital, technological knowledge and its possibilities - Leadership
Aleksandrs Orlovs
Cyber security, Business development, Change management, Talent management
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

Our Team

Our team behind the mentorship program

Dana Kocāne
Tech recruitment, career consultations
Ginta Šepa
Talent management
Liene Ozola
Project management,
Talent Management
Diāna Butina
RTG co-creator & director of the mentorship program
Irina Točko
Career coach, Talent Management
Dagnija Veide
RTG co-creator & mentor Lead
Anna Andersone
RTG co-creator & CEO
Lota Plezere
"Step up your game" lead 
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Līga Luca
Talent management, tech recruitment
Diāna Butina
Product ownership, management
 Vineta Bērziņa
Talent management, career coach
 Olga Borisova
Talent management, career consultations, tech recruitment
 Justīne Kravale
Talent management, career coach, tech recruitment

The mentorship program is provided in collaboration with Women Go Tech and with support from