SORAINEN Latvia office assisted 28 members of the Latvian start-up community on a pro-bono basis in establishing the Latvian Start-up Association. The founding members include Uldis Leiterts, co-founder of and Fragmentic, the best drone of CES 2015 Airdog, Latvia’s oldest and biggest co-working space TechHub Riga, LVCA, Latvia’s recent successful science exit Naco Technologies, and many other start-ups, organisations and individuals.

As remarked by Jekaterina Zaiceva, chair of the Latvian Start-up Association board, the ambition of the association is to help Latvia grow into “a hub of the north-eastern European startup movement”. SORAINEN Latvia advised the founders on choosing the optimal organisational structure for the association and helped with registration formalities.

Partner Eva Berlaus and legal assistant Toms Vilnis advised the founding members of the association.