Indars Aščuks is the Head of Product Development at NASDAQ OMX Baltic. Indars also represents the non-governmental initiative Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance in Latvia. He has over 12 years' experience working for Baltic Central Securities Depositories and stock exchanges, and has been responsible for the implementation of many strategic initiatives in the Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian securities markets.
Indars has led the integration process of Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius market operators into the international groups of exchanges, including NASDAQ OMX. Despite his young age, Indars holds high level positions at a number of companies, being the Chairman of the Management Board of the Latvian Central Securities Depository and the Deputy Chairman of the Management Board for NASDAQ OMX Riga. Indars is also a board member of the Supervisory Council of the NASDAQ OMX Armenia, acts as the managing director of Latvian Securities Market Professionals Association as well as having served as the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of pan-Baltic equity research company Emerging Nordic Research.