Edgars Ivanovs is an innovator with expertise in real estate and urban development.
Since 2004 he has been managing different real estate projects in Latvia (advisory, transactions, restructuring). Edgars has gained international experience as a member of the Citymart team (Barcelona) and has successfully delivered innovation research projects for San Francisco, Lagos, Barcelona, Malmö and Moscow. He has also carried out urban development projects such as the Roja village WiFi cloud while working as Economic Development Advisor for Roja Municipality, Latvia.
Edgars currently has two roles. He is a partner at real estate crowdfunding platform Crowdestate in Latvia and a developer for Riga Powerhouse, which is a co-working space for creative companies.
Edgars holds an MBA degree and actively supports innovations and urban development initiatives as a moderator and speaker at various conferences (MIPIM, Riga Comm, BREL Forum, Real Estate and Construction in the Baltics, Education for Sustainable Development) and workshops (Masters Summer School Urban Challenge, Riga Powerhouse: Ignition, Learning Journey: Collaborate).