The Prime Minister of Latvia has lately been emphasizing the importance of international alliances to his country’s economic development. During a visit to the US in July to emphasize global economic partnerships, Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis spoke at the EU Mission to the UN and met with the President and Co-Founder of NCH Capital, George Rohr.
On September 2nd, back in Latvia, the Prime Minister visited two American-owned high technology companies. He toured GroGlass and Sidrabe, both owned by funds managed by NCH Capital . While visiting these operations, Prime Minister Dombrovkis emphasized the important relationship between Latvia and its foreign investors and encouraged other Western investors to actively pursue investment opportunities in Latvia, and stressed that Latvia’s highly educated workforce, its geographic location, and its business-friendly climate make for a very attractive destination for growth capital.