Firewalk Symposium

Martins Vecvanags

Firewalk Master & Symposium Co-founder

Martins is a Master Firewalk Instructor, initially certified as a Firewalk Instructor by founders of European Firewalking branch – Rolf and Owsa Beckman (Sweden). He has continued his studies with the founder of the modern Firewalking movement – Tolly Burkan (USA). In 2016 Martins was invited to pass Master’s certification and was approved as Master by a council of 3 honoured Firewalking Masters.


Over 15 years of International Management experience in countries such as Poland, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Baltic’s.
Held CEO positions in large and multi-national companies with up to 1000 employees and annual turnover of sales volume above 150 million EUR.
In period between 2007 – 2010 did two major crises and change management projects in Caucasus and Baltic’s Real life experience in successful Greenfield as well as M&A.
Currently owner of 3 consultancy businesses and Personal development trainer
Over last 5 years Mr. Vecvanags has worked with more than 5000 managers and over 300 companies in public and in-house events. His trainees include entrepreneurs, executives, professional athletes and other professionals from Baltic’s, Caucasus and Central Asia as well participants from USA, Spain, Sweden, Somalia, Brazil, Italy, Israel, Holland, Moldova, Belarus and others. Executive MBA and Gold Certified Professional Coach (Erickson International).

Martins lives outside Riga in Latvia.

Sessions with Martins Vecvanags

October 13, 2017