Kriss holds a BSc Business and Economics, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Latvia. He serves as an analyst with Evolution Ltd, and his full-time position is with Civitta, a leading North / Eastern Europe advisory firm that Evolution Ltd collaborates with.
A Research Assistant at London Business School, he has undertaken (via Civvita) market research, go‐to‐market strategy, key stakeholder mapping, and competitor analysis for a European‐based consortium developing a predictive healthcare treatment solution; and, engaged in commercial and strategic due‐diligence of a healthcare services provider for a mid‐cap Private Equity fund.
He has been involved in multiple projects (incl. market sizing, product launch, regulatory outlook) for a global agriculture processing player scoping to enter Western‐European markets with CPG and bulk goods and supported commercial and strategic due‐diligence on a Romanian grocery retailer for a leading global Private Equity fund.
He has supported Evolution Ltd in large-scale projects including redefining the ecosystem strategy of a key Asian Tech player, and assessing the impact of EU data and platform regulation on Big Tech and their ecosystems- and the strategy of a major tech player.