Dainis GEGERIS, Latvian Minister of Agriculture. Latvian Popular Front; Latvian Scientists’ Union.
GEGERIS, Dainis was born on March 1, 1946 in Sabile, Talsi. Parents: Peteris Gegeris and Marija Gegere (née Porina) (née Klevenska), 1965.
Kandava Agricultural Technical School, technician-mechanic, 1960-1965. Riga Polytechnical Institute, mechanical engineering, 1965-1973. All Union Research Institute of Repair of Agricultural Machines, graduate of technical sciences, 1976-1981.
Spoken languages: German, Russian.
Deputy Minister, since 1985, First Deputy Minister, since 1988, then Minister of Agriculture, since 1990. Professor, Riga Technical University, since 1988. Farmer, Riga, since 1992.
Latvian Popular Front. Latvian Scientists’ Union. Clubs: Latvian motoring federation.
Motoring; Latvian independence and restoration of democratic state government system.