About Rihards Kols
Rihards Kols is a Member of the Parliament of the Saeima (the Parliament) of the Republic of Latvia since his re-election in 2018. R.Kols serves as the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Saeima and as the Representative of the Saeima to the OECD. He is also the Deputy Chairman of the political party ‘’National Alliance’’ and is a Millennium Fellow at Atlantic Council.
Strategic Adviser, EU Affairs
Director, OECD Forum, OECD
Managing Director, Institute for Global Expansion
Professor, Yokohama National University International Strategy Organization
Instructor, FIDE (World Chess Federation)
Advisor Social Protection, Sub-National Governance Program, Oxford Policy Management