Sanita Krīgere becomes the new Manager of the shopping and entertainment centre AKROPOLE Alfa

  • 2024-01-15

Sanita Krīgere, who has 20 years of experience in retail and immovable property management, has been appointed the new Manager of the shopping and entertainment centre AKROPOLE Alfa.

“We believe that the Manager of a shopping centre should be courageous to take on challenges, have a broad perspective and be able to change with the times to meet the needs and expectations of customers and help the centre remain competitive. Shopping centre AKROPOLE Alfa is a versatile and development-orientated site that requires a great deal of professional input. This is why we are delighted to welcome Sanita to our team – she is highly experienced and has a strong vision for the development of the sector. We wish the new Manager success and are eager to see what the future holds for AKROPOLE Alfa,” says Rasa Kundušienė, Head of Property Management of Akropolis Group.

“Managing shopping centres is a very exciting and dynamic process, so I was delighted to take on this professional challenge. Taking up this new position will be a great opportunity for me to apply my broad experience in achieving the goals set for AKROPOLE Alfa, and it is also an important step in my professional development. AKROPOLE Alfa is an important destination for residents and visitors of Latvia, so I believe it is necessary to continue what we have started – to preserve the potential of the centre, to develop and strengthen a family-friendly environment and to provide the best shopping experience for every visitor,” says Sanita Krīgere, Manager of AKROPOLE Alfa.

Sanita Krīgere’s experience in retail started in 2004 when she worked in the MOS chain store and promoted popular fashion brands such as Parfois, Karen Millen, Oasis, Mango, Promod and Esprit in the Latvian market. In 2015, Sanita Krīgere gained experience in immovable property management and retail leasing by joining CBRE Baltics and becoming the head of the shopping centre Galleria Riga. Later she worked in the shopping centre Riga Plaza, where she was responsible for development and leasing issues. Before joining AKROPOLE Alfa, Sanita Krīgere managed the shopping centre Galerija Centrs.

Sanita Krīgere has a Business Administration degree in Entrepreneurship from Turība University.

About AKROPOLE Alfa:

AKROPOLE Alfa is the largest shopping centre in Latvia, offering a wide and varied range of fashion and services, among which are H&M, Lindex, ZARA, Reserved, Sportland, NS King, Salamander, and others, including the only Zara Home and HalfPrice stores in Latvia, and the first store. The 3rd floor of the shopping centre hosts a versatile catering area with restaurants and cafés such as Lido, GanBei, Čili Pizza, and 9 Drakoni, while the 1st floor also offers fast food restaurants such as McDonald’s, KFC and Hesburger. AKROPOLE Alfa is home to the modern and spacious MyFitness sports club and the indoor children’s playground Adventures’ Zone. Cinema lovers have access to eight Cinamon cinema halls. Parking spaces for up to 1750 cars are available for AKROPOLE Alfa visitors.