Dana Reizniece-Ozola, special guest speaker V Congress “Business Chess”.
Dana Reizniece-Ozola (born November 6, 1981) is a Latvian chess player and politician. She has been the current managing director of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) since 2021.
She also served as minister of Economics (2014–2016) and minister of Finance (2016–2019) of the Republic of Latvia. Reizniece-Ozola has been elected as a member of the 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th Saeima of the Republic of Latvia and worked as the chairperson of the Commission on Education, Culture and Science, Member of the Legal Affairs Commission and Member of the European Affairs Commission. In chess, Reizniece-Ozola was awarded the title of Woman Grandmaster by FIDE in 2001.