Guna Kalnina is a Consultant at Pedersen & Partners, based in Riga, Latvia. Ms. Kalnina brings over 10 years of extensive Human Resources experience with in-depth focus in the Aviation, IT, and Management Consulting sectors. She began her carrier as a recruitment specialist with the national carrier airBaltic Corporation, and eventually was appointed as the HR Business Partner, overseeing and implementing all HR processes (planning, recruitment, performance assessment, training, reward, and exit management). Later on she took on the HR Manager role for the Latvian office of a Swedish IT and web design consulting firm, led the HR Department of a charter and ACMI operator (covering operations in Europe, Asia and Africa), and served as the Head of HR for an IT and Management Consulting Company.
Ms. Kalnina holds an MBA from the Riga School of Business and Administration and a Master of Political Science degree from the Riga Stradins University in Latvia. She speaks fluent Latvian, English, and Russian.