Kęstutis Šetkus


Curriculum vitae

Date and place of birth: 1980-04-30, Tauragė city, Lithuania
Education background  
2015 University of Management and Economics ISM, Master’s Degree of Innovation Management and Technology Transfer Programme 
2005 Vilnius University, Master‘s Degree of Information Society Studies 
Work experience  
2015–2016 Lithuanian Innovation Center, Director
2011–2015 Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA), Head of Innovation Support and Technology Transfer Division. Activities:
  • Innovation support and promotion;
  • Technology transfer;
  • Commercialization of R&D results;
  • Promotion of establishment of new enterprises;
  • Intellectual property;
  • Statistics of R&D;
  • Consultations for business and academia partners;
  • Fostering clusterization processes. 
2009–2011 The Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania, Chief Specialist of Business and Academia Division at the Department of

Innovation and Knowledge Society. Activities:

  • Clusterization;
  • Valleys;
  • Science and technology parcs;
  • Research institutes;
  • Innovation support services. 
2009–2014 Vilnius College, Lector in the Faculty of Business Management 
2009–2010 Utena College, Lector in the Faculty of Business Management 
2008–2012 Vytautas Magnus University, Researcher 
2006–2009 State Tourism Department under the Ministry of Economy, Chief Specialist 
Foreign languages English, Russian 
Hobbies Sports, history, nature 
Family married, 2 sons 
Last updated: 01-04-2019