Zaiga Strautmane

Senior Consultant

Zaiga works as an independent consultant assisting Arkadiko’s clients in developing and implementing strategies for long-term sustainable business and investment practices, aligning the interests of shareholders, economies and society. She also supports them in the analysis of regulation on responsible investment.

Zaiga’s mission is to inspire organisations to act in accordance with their core values. She is formerly Head of ESG and Compliance and Legal Counsel at Unipension in Denmark, now known as AkademikerPension, a founding board member and Vice Chair of Dansif, Chair of the Client Advisory Board at Hermes EOS and Alternate Board Member at the UN Principles for Responsible Investment.

Zaiga holds Master’s Degree in Law from the University of Copenhagen. She has also completed Conflict Management in Organisations and Coaching course at Copenhagen Business Academy and Leadership Education at MANNAZ. She is a passionate mother, baker and love keep learning new things about herself and the world, not least via travelling and power of nature.