Mr.Svede is in charge for the Technical Department and investments policy of the LGS.
Has a system programmer diploma obtained at the University of Latvia – Automated control systems and programming.
For 10 years he held a position of a Deputy Director of the State Statistics Computing Centre. He has experienced private entrepreneurship and has been an owner and manager of different companies. He was also a head and co-owner of the Diklu castle construction project.
Mr.Svede previously was a member of the Supervisory board of JSC „Latvijas Dzelzceļš” and SJSC „Latvijas Valsts meži”, Board member of SJSC „Valsts nekustamie īpašumi”.
He is fond of hunting and is a Chairman of the Hunters’ Association of Latvia and vice president of the European Hunters Association. Likes orienteering and used to sing in the choir.