Davids Taurins has obtained higher education in Laws at the University of Latvia and the State University of Tbilisi. He received his Doctor of Law Degree at the Institute of State and Law of the Academy of Sciences in Moscow.
Mr.Taurins has been Chairman of the LGS Board since 2010. He is also a Board Member of the North European Functional Airspace Block (NEFAB) as well as Board Member of Borealis Alliance.
In 2014-2015 Mr Taurins was elected Chairman of the EUROCONTROL Air Navigation Services Board (ANSB) which prepares decisions on behalf of air navigation stakeholders and aligns the business planning and budgetary processes at different levels in the Agency.
Before becoming LGS Chairman in 2010 , Mr Taurins held a number of senior positions at Ministry of Finance: Deputy State Secretary on Tax Policy issues, Interim State Secretary and representative of the Ministry of Finance in Liepaja Special Economic Zone.
Mr.Taurins has a senior level management experience at different enterprises and banking sector. He was a Head of Secretariat and Legal Department at International Road Transport Organisation (IRTO) in Geneve.
He has a perfect command of Latvian, English and Russian languages.
Mr.Taurins prefers to spend his free time outdoor, to do sports activities and listen to the music.