Private bankers

  • Irina Jakupova

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Private banker

    Irina’s colleagues and clients always distinguish her determination, precision in communication and focus on fairness.
    What else could you expect if we tell you she is ready to discuss a vast range of subjects, including financial issues, in fluent Japanese? Besides economics, Irina studied the culture and philology of the Land of the Rising Sun. Therefore, just like the Japanese, Irina is precise when making decisions and fastidious in the performance of her professional duties.

  • Oksana Stepanova

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Head of Department

    To the question, “What would be your dream job, if you were not a private banker?” she responds with absolute confidence – a private banker!
    One of the top priorities in Oksana’s life is her family and children (she has three), but believe us the bank is her second family. She has worked here for over 20 years. “The bank name and staff may change but Oksana remains,” her colleagues joke. Oksana believes that understanding, creativity and growth are her main principles at home and at work.

  • Lionella Golovnova

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Private banker

    Lionella is a living legend of this organization, who has embraced the best traditions of client service for many years.
    Despite this impressive period of experience in such a regulated sphere as banking, Lina has a constant creative sparkle and passion for art. Lina considers the private banker’s profession to be a combination of creativity and pragmatism, artistic impression and rationalism.

  • Arturs Gimburgs

    Languages: latvian, russian, english, german

    Head of Department

    He loves what one might consider to be hardly compatible things: chess and boxing. Arturs believes that the private banker’s profession resembles these two sports.
    This job requires non-standard approaches and solutions, intellect and endurance, quick responses and tolerance, as well as strategic and tactical planning skills. Arturs is a tireless fan of communication and an interesting person to talk to.. He is a man of his word and action. One of his strengths is a code of honour elaborated in many years during his successful career at Citadele.

  • Olga Harcuka

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Head of Department

    Olga joined our customer relations team in 2002 to enrich our staff of polyglots. A graduate interpreter, Olga turned to be an excellent negotiator and an expert in providing personal support to clients in the course of their transactions.
    A fluency in Spanish and English has introduced a combination of styles to Olga’s work: she can be business-minded like the Brits, , and remain emotional and energetic in the Spanish way.

  • Irina Dmitrijeva

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Private banker

    Before entering the realm of finance over a decade ago, Irina had studied and worked in the fields of medicine and psychology.
    Her medical background helps Irina in her professional career as a private banker: as a physician she is able to diagnosticate a problem precisely; as a banker – to find a solution to it.

  • Aleksandrs Sestovs

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Head of Department

    Aleksandrs is a very flexible, energetic and competent leader. He has got an impressive experience of operations involving the use of key financial market instruments.
    Aleksandrs says that the most important thing for a private banker is to create solutions for the client the day before the client starts thinking of those. Try to settle the client’s current problems so that he or she does not even notice them. Taking a practical view of the situation, Aleksandrs radiates healthy optimism, he is confident in the team’s skills and his own.

  • Zanna Korha

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Senior private banker

    Zanna is a vastly experienced professional banker. At work she feels like a queen: “There are a Crowds of people, everything is boiling and melting and steaming and screaming , and I am in the misddle of all that”, says Zanna, describing her daily business routine.
    But this queen is a hard worker. She knows the problems must be solved, and if she needs to dig, it should be done right away, swiftly and to the very core of the Earth.

  • Aleksandrs Gricajs

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Private banker

    Aleksandrs’ motto is – “Money loves silence.” Confidentiality is his religion.
    Therefore, Aleksandrs is an irreplaceable financial consultant for those clients who share his point of view.

  • Aleksandrs Ruckovskis

    Languages: latvian, russian, english, german

    Head of Customer Service Division

    Over 15 years’ client service experience has persuaded Aleksandrs that private banking is a strange alloy of clients’ demands and banking rules, legal, financial and psychological aspects, business and friendly relationships, the art of negotiation, and hard work in risk management.
    His skills as the captain of an amateur ice hockey squad help him to lead a tightly-bonded team of private bankers, consisting of members of different ages, nationalities, temperaments and roles. He speaks several languages fluently and demonstrates his brilliant sense of humour whatever language he speaks.

  • Lidija Mazure

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Private banker

    Lidija believes that the career of a private banker demans more than to merely be a good expert; one needs a certain intuition.
    Some time ago, Lidija dreamed of becoming a film-maker, therefore she always draws a parallel between cinema and private banking: you can shoot a plenty of interesting episodes, but the overall picture and film in general might be a failure if you don’t put things right. It is vital that all elements should be interconnected and complement one other, leading to a common idea and target. The same happens in the career of a private banker, you cannot miss any of the elements intertwining into an effective final solution.

  • Anda Jarmole

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Private banker

    Anda is the champion of client relationships and a dedicated mother. She can think through a problem like nobody else. Anda sincerely believes her main personal trait is the ability to take into consideration every last detail of her clients’ requests.
    She shares this point of view at home and at work: “There is always the right decision in relation to every problem.” Thanks to the loyalty and trust her clients place in her, allied to her own ability, she builds relations for the long-term. Anda has been working in the private banking segment for almost 10 years.

  • Elina Bobrova

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Private banker

    The question of “What are your hobbies except your job?” somewhat bewilders Elina, because she believes that this profession encompasses the whole world, including business, hobbies, meeting unique people, never-ending study and many other aspects.
    Therefore, Elina’s motto from her school years is, “Get ready!” –“Always ready!”

  • Olegs Karpovs

    Languages: latvian, russian, english

    Deputy Head of Customer Service Division in investment services

    Oleg has got two higher education diplomas. As an economist and a genuine expert in the field of securities, he focuses on the balance in relationships and choice of financial instruments.
    As an engineer, he believes that client support is a brilliant machine that must be adjusted so that it runs faultlessly and brings not only profit, but also pleasure from its efficient use.