COBALT Managing Partner in Lithuania, Dr Irmantas Norkus, has been elected as a Member of the Board of the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance (BICG). The Board is elected by the Institute’s members at the Annual General Meeting (AGM), taking note of the recommendation made in advance by the Nomination Committee.
The BICG is a non-profit, non-governmental association that engages business and political leaders in the region. Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance delivers value to its stakeholders by promoting global competitiveness of Baltic companies through adoption of leading corporate governance practices.
The Board supervises the performance of the Institute, its management and organization on behalf of the members and participates in determining the organization strategy. The Board consists of Kęstutis Šliužas (CEO of Telia Lietuva), Lina Minderienė (CEO of Lietuvos paštas), Daiga Auziņa-Melalksne (Head of Exchange Services at Nasdaq Baltic), Guntars Baļčūns (Member of the Management Board and Chief Financial Officer at Latvenergo AS), Kārlis Danēvičs (Management Board member of SEB in Latvia), Indrek Hääl (CEO at BPT group), Riina Käi (Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Management Board of AS Tallinna Vesi), Kaarel Ots (CEO of Nasdaq Tallinn).
Law Firm COBALT has been a corporate member of the BICG since 2015 and has been actively involved in the activities and events organized by or in cooperation with BICG. COBALT share and support the values of the BICG, thus I. Norkus shares his legal expertise, practical insights and corporate governance best practices with BICG members and other stakeholders.