Daiga Trumpe is a Client Partner and the Head of the Technology Practice MEA at Pedersen & Partners. Ms. Trumpe joined Pedersen & Partners in 2010 and in 2012 moved to Dubai to establish the Technology Practice business in MEA. Daiga has over 20 years of experience in commercial leadership roles in the ICT sector summing up her assignments for Telia Sonera group, mobile operator Tele2 and an 11 years journey with Microsoft Corporation spanning from start-up operations up to the Country Manager role. Since joining Pedersen & Partners, Ms. Trumpe has had significant success in applying her in-depth IT & Telecom industry experience to provide outstanding advice to her international and regional clients, attracting strong leaders to support their business needs. She is an active speaker at professional and specialised conferences and seminars, and has an established reputation as an expert in strategic business consultancy. Daiga has in depth awareness of emerging market dynamics and talent pool specifics from executive placements across CEE / Russia & CIS / Middle East & Africa.
Ms. Trumpe holds a Master's degree in Economics and International Business from State University of Latvia and has been nominated for the EMEA High-Potential program @ Microsoft enabling her to complete the Microsoft EMBA. In addition to her native Latvian, she is fluent in English and Russian.