Currently, Līga is working in consultancy, advising various public and private stakeholders on strategy and business development in the areas of digital economy, security, and defence.
Throughout her career, she has a track record of fostering innovation and thought leadership within the national, EU, NATO, and UN contexts. In her recent role as Senior Director, Microsoft European Government Affairs (Cyber & Defence), Līga led a team to drive regulatory and nonregulatory impact on cyber issues for one of the world’s largest private sector companies. Earlier in her career, Līga served as the first Latvian cyber diplomat for Latvia at the EU, NATO, and UN, fostering the age of cyber diplomacy and addressing the complexities of the new 5th domain of warfare.
Līga is highly skilled at listening and responding to government and customer needs on addressing emerging security concerns and opportunities. She is a frequent public speaker, engaging and challenging executive audiences globally. Līga has been named among top 50 most influential women in Europe on cybersecurity and serves on advisory committees for ENISA, Women4Cyber, CyDiplo, and the Global Cyber Alliance.