Ignas Degutis is an economics professional with a vast experience in financial management, including feasibility studies, financing schemes and contract negotiations for projects of national strategic importance to the state economics.
Degutis led the Economics division at Klaipedos Nafta AB and oversaw the financing scheme of the LNG terminal development project in Klaipeda that involved funding from credit facilities, gas sector regulatory environment and EU grants. His professional record also includes transaction and risk advisory services at Ernst & Young as well as other positions in telecommunications and insurance sectors.
In 2015 Degutis joined the largest state owned energy company in Lithuania, Lietuvos Energija UAB, in order to plan, develop and implement financing schemes of the combined heat and power plants in Vilnius and Kaunas. Since January 2016, Mr. Degutis has been serving as Chief Financial Officer for Vilniaus kogeneracinė jėgainė UAB, part of the Lietuvos energija group, with a focus on the implementation of the Waste-to-energy CHP and Biomass CHP project in Vilnius.
Degutis joined RB Rail AS as Chief Financial Officer and was appointed as Member of the Management Board on April 24, 2017. He holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in financial economics from ISM University of Management and Economics in Vilnius, Lithuania.