Modestas is a former Head of the State Tax Inspectorate (STI) in Lithuania (2005-2014) and Head of Šiaulių city State Tax Inspectorate (2003-2005).
During his leadership at STI Modestas headed efforts of the team into client orientated organization (implemented client service standard, established call centre MIC 1882, developed IT services and mobile apps). Tax Compliance Stategy and risk-based selection of audits meeting the EU and IMF best practices was also implemended during his work at STI. STI few times was recognized as the best governmental institution with one of the lowest corruption level in Lithuania.
After joining TaxLink Baltic team, Modestas is consulting medium and large enterprises and its shareholders on tax strategy, risk management and transparency topics. He also provides support during the tax disputes with the Tax Authorities and advices on other tax related matters.
Fluent in Lithuanian and English.